Earthquakes list October 19, 2010

M 4.7      2010/10/20 04:30    Depth 10.0 km     GULF OF CALIFORNIA
October 19, 2010 at 10:30:38 PM at epicenter

M 5.5      2010/10/20 04:15    Depth 10.0 km     GULF OF CALIFORNIA
October 19, 2010 at 10:15:37 PM at epicenter

M 5.7      2010/10/20 04:09    Depth 14.4 km     GULF OF CALIFORNIA
October 19, 2010 at 10:09:44 PM at epicenter
Powerful shallow seaquake on the fault line in the middle of the Gulf of California. The earthquake must have been felt in a wide area but only light to moderate shaking is expected by the experts.

M 4.7      2010/10/20 03:39    Depth 8.1 km     GULF OF CALIFORNIA
October 19, 2010 at 09:39 PM (21:39) at epicenter
Seaquake right in the middle of the Gulf of California on the fault line and 105 km (65 miles) SW of Guamuchil, Sinaloa, Mexico

M 4.8      2010/10/20 01:05    Depth 38.2 km     NEAR THE COAST OF ECUADOR
October 19, 2010 at 08:05 PM (20:05) at epicenter
Epicenter 55 km (35 miles) N of Manta, Ecuador

M 4.7      2010/10/19 23:04    Depth 42.7 km     SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA
October 20, 2010 at 06:04:06 AM at epicenter
Epicenter between Enggano island and Sumatra mainland

M 5.1      2010/10/19 21:16    Depth 44.5 km     TONGA
October 20, 2010 at 10:16:24 AM at epicenter
Aftershock on nearly the same location than the M 5.5 earthquake from earlier today.

M 5.0      2010/10/19 20:49    Depth 41.8 km     SUNDA STRAIT, INDONESIA
October 20, 2010 at 03:49 AM at epicenter
Epicenter right in the middle of the Sunda Strait, the sea street in between Sumatra and Java.

M 5.5      2010/10/19 20:39    Depth 21.1 km     TONGA
October 20, 2010 at 09:39 AM at epicenter
Powerful earthquake on the same location than earlier today, right on the steep slope of the subduction area. NO tsunami bulletins have been published

M 4.8      2010/10/19 18:48    Depth 23.9 km     NEAR THE SOUTH COAST OF PAPUA, INDONESIA
October 20, 2010 at 03:48 AM at epicenter
Epicenter 120 km (75 miles) NW of Dobo, Kepulauan Aru, Irian Jaya Indonesia

4.3      2010/10/19 14:32     Depth 1 km     CENTRAL TURKEY
local time 17:32 2010-10-19
Epicenter 33 km N Kulu (pop 47,037)

5.0      2010/10/19 10:58    Depth 10.0 km      TONGA
11:58 PM (23:58) at epicenter
Epicenter on the subduction slope about 100 km from Pangai

5.0      2010/10/19 10:06    Depth 39.8 km      KAMCHATKA PENINSULA, RUSSIA
11:06 PM (23:06) at epicenter
Epicenter near the (beautiful) Kamchatka volcanoes

5.0      2010/10/19 08:06    Depth 10.0 km      PACIFIC-ANTARCTIC RIDGE
09:06 PM (21:06) at epicenter
In the middle of a stress area in the Ocean

M 5.0      2010/10/19 11:32 AM (local time)    Depth 9.0 km     SOUTH ISLAND, NEW ZEALAND
Moderate earthquake scaring local people in the aftermath of the main earthquake of weeks ago. Reports of new light damage in already damaged houses and buildings. Epicenter 10 km South West of Christchurch

M 4.0      2010/10/19 03:56    Depth 22.0 km     DOMINICAN REPUBLIC REGION
October 18, 2010 at 11:56 PM at epicenter
Weak shallow seaquake which will though be felt in the major vacation spots like Punta Cana, Bavaro and La Romana. 205 km from Santo Domingo

M 5.0      2010/10/19 00:24    Depth 10.6 km     SOUTHEAST OF EASTER ISLAND
October 18, 2010 at 06:24:05 PM at epicenter
Far away from a populated place.

Earthquakes occurred on October 18 UTC, but on October 19 local time

M 4.7      2010/10/18 23:13    Depth 62.4 km     SOUTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA
October 19, 2010 at 06:13 AM at epicenter
Just out the coast of Sumatra. Combination of depth and magnitude result in a harmless very light shaking. Nearest villages and town  : Ketahun, Lais and Bengkulu.

M 4.7      2010/10/18 22:32    Depth 9.0 km     SOUTH ISLAND OF NEW ZEALAND
October 19, 2010 at 11:32 AM at epicenter
Aftershock in the greater Christchurch area. The area has been struck by hunderds of aftershocks since the major shock a couple of months ago. The magnitude is mounting up to +M5

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