Earthquakes list October 23, 2010

M 4.8      2010/10/23 21:59     Depth 10.0 km     ICELAND REGION
09:58 PM (21:58) at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Another earthquake almost on the same spot than the earthquake which occurred at 20:38

M 4.6      2010/10/23 21:51     Depth 35.0 km      COLOMBIA-ECUADOR BORDER REGION
04:51 PM (16:51) at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Epicenter 55 km (35 miles) N of Ibarra, Ecuador, almost on the border with Colombia.

M 4.5      2010/10/23 21:49     Depth 35.0 km      ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA
12:49:26 PM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
On top of the subduction zone near Adak. Many earthquakes from similar Magnitudes the last weeks and months.

M 4.9      2010/10/23 20:38     Depth 8.7 km      ICELAND REGION
08:38 PM (20:38) at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Right on the ridge fault line who also traverses Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland. Distance from the epicenter to Reykjavik : 120 km.

M 5.1      2010/10/23 18:37     Depth 10.0 km      MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES
October 24, 2010 at 02:37 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Epicenter 55 km (35 miles) SE of Surigao, Mindanao, Philippines. Close to Butuan a big city with a population of 250,353. Shallow depth. Light shaking reported in Butuan.

M 4.7      2010/10/23 15:47     Depth 35.0 km      BIO-BIO, CHILE
12:47 PM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Epicenter 35 km (20 miles) SE of Chillan, Bio-Bio, Chile. Very close to Chillan, one of the major cities in the area.

M 4.8      2010/10/23 11:08    Depth 10.0 km     LAKE RUDOLF (Lake Turkana) REGION, KENYA-SUDAN-ETHIOPIA
02:08 PM (14:08) at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
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M 5.1      2010/10/23 10:57    Depth 35.0 km     OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE
07:57 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Aftershock at the same depth than all other aftershocks after the destructive earthquake from February 27.
35 km from Talcahuano and Conception.

M 5.0      2010/10/23 06:17    Depth 22.6 km     GREECE
09:17 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
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M 5.7      2010/10/23 05:58    Depth 35.0 km      BIO-BIO, CHILE
02:58 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
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M 4.8      2010/10/23 02:28    Depth 25.8 km      HOKKAIDO, JAPAN REGION
11:28 AM at epicenter- Send a “felt” report
On top of the subduction zone on a short distance from the shores of Hokkaido. Closest city Kushiro (Pop. 183,613) at 53 km from the epicenter.

M 5.2      2010/10/23 01:38    Depth 44.0 km      COQUIMBO, CHILE
October 22, 2010 at 10:38 PM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Epicenter 45 km (30 miles) NNE of Coquimbo, Coquimbo, Chile. Nearest town La Serena. 430 km from Santiago.

M 5.1      2010/10/23 00:54    Depth 17.2 km      TONGA
01:54 PM (13:54) at epicenter- Send a “felt” report
Continuous quakes over and over again on the same spot in the greater Pangai area. Due to the many movements in this area Earthquake-Report.com does not exclude a couple of much bigger quakes to come.

M 4.8      2010/10/23 00:53    Depth 31.7 km      IZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION
09:53 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Epicenter in the sea at a big distance from populated islands

Earthquakes occurred on October 22 UTC, but on October 23 local time

M 5.0      2010/10/22 18:23    Depth 141.9 km     MINDANAO, PHILIPPINES
October 23, 2010 at 02:23 AM at epicenter- Send a “felt” report
On top of the subduction zone only a couple of km from Bagagna (10,106 inhabitants). Due to the dept and the moderate Magnitude this earthquake van be labeled as harmless.

M 4.6      2010/10/22 12:11    Depth 628.0 km      FIJI REGION
October 23, 2010 at 12:11 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
3 minutes later another quake in the same area and the same depth

M 4.8      2010/10/22 12:08    Depth 662.3 km      FIJI REGION
October 23, 2010 at 12:08 AM at epicenter – Send a “felt” report
Very deep in the mantle of the earth. With this Magnitude nobody will have felt it.

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