Earthquakes list February 22, 2011

Last update: February 24, 2011 at 1:57 pm by By

M 5.4      2011/02/23 03:01     Depth 69.6 km     NEAR THE COAST OF NICARAGUA
09:01:40 PM at epicenter
Strong earthquake luckily at an intermediate depth
55 km (35 miles) W of Chinandega, Nicaragua and 160 km (100 miles) WNW of MANAGUA, Nicaragua
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.8      2011/02/22 20:37    Depth 4.0 km     EASTERN TURKEY
Moderate but dangerous shallow earthquake near Nazik Golu.
Closeby villages are Goztepe, Karaburun, Ericek and Sogutlu
15 km S Bulanik (pop 31,430)
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Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.7      2011/02/22 14:09     Depth 93.5 km     VOLCANO ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION
February 23, 2011 at 12:09:49 AM at epicenter
Very strong deep and harmless seaquake in a vast area of water
215 km (130 miles) NNW of Farallon de Pajaros, Northern Mariana Islands
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Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.3      2011/02/22 04:56     Depth 25.6 km     RYUKYU ISLANDS, JAPAN
01:56:21 PM at epicenter
Strong earthquake close to Okinawa Island, Japan
An aftershock of magnitude 4.7 occurred 32 minutes later.
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Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.1      2011/02/22 02:37     Depth 35.0 km     LOYALTY ISLANDS
01:37:30 PM at epicenter
Moderate earthquake at a shallow depth and Very close to the Island of Wé
50 km (30 miles) NNW of Tadine, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia
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Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Daily summary of deep moderate or weak quakes only faintly felt by people living above it
M 5.3      2011/02/22 02:10     Depth 137.0 km     LUZON, PHILIPPINES

Earthquakes occurred yesterday (UTC time), but today local time

Very strong Magnitude 6.3 earthquake in New Zealand South Island
Please read our in-depth report about this earthquake - Click here
An in-depth article is being written at this moment
Following USGS the epicenter (extremely shallow) is right under Christchurch (5 km)

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