Earthquakes list March 2, 2012

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Northwest Territories, Canada Mar 02 23:29 4.7 17 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Nw Territories - Nunavut, Canada Mar 02 23:29 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Northwest Territories, Canada Mar 02 23:29 4.9 2 MAP I Felt It
USGS Near The East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 23:22 4.9 66 MAP I Felt It
  • Tokyo - Curtains were moving in my 16th floor hotel room. Creaking noises came from the wooden furniture in my room.
  • EMSC Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 23:22 5.2 53 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern Xinjiang, China Mar 02 21:30 4.7 56 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Southern Xinjiang, China Mar 02 21:30 4.5 50 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Kyrgyzstan-xinjiang Border Reg. Mar 02 21:30 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Halmahera, Indonesia Mar 02 17:52 5.1 60 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Halmahera, Indonesia Mar 02 17:52 5.1 61 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Xizang Mar 02 17:12 4.9 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Xizang Mar 02 17:12 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Western Xizang Mar 02 17:12 4.8 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands Mar 02 16:48 5.0 179 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands Mar 02 16:48 5.0 173 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska Mar 02 16:48 5.1 168 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Rat Islands, Aleutian Islands, Alaska Mar 02 16:48 5.6 195 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi Mar 02 16:00 4.8 140 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Mar 02 16:00 4.9 144 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Minahasa, Sulawesi, Indonesia Mar 02 16:00 4.8 145 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Southern Xinjiang, China Mar 02 13:40 5.0 50 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Kyrgyzstan Mar 02 13:40 5.1 52 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southern Xinjiang, China Mar 02 13:40 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Off East Coast Of Kamchatka Mar 02 12:18 4.9 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Off The East Coast Of The Kamchatka Peninsula Mar 02 12:18 4.9 29 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Off East Coast Of Kamchatka Mar 02 12:18 5.2 24 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nicobar Islands, India Region Mar 02 12:11 4.6 92 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nicobar Islands, India Region Mar 02 12:11 4.7 89 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Nicobar Islands, India Region Mar 02 12:11 4.7 35 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Near The East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 10:11 5.2 25 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 10:11 5.2 15 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Near East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 10:11 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Mar 02 08:49 4.5 69 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea Mar 02 08:49 4.7 42 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Mar 02 08:49 4.7 51 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Off The East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 08:20 4.7 39 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 02 08:20 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Crete, Greece Mar 02 08:04 4.5 45 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Crete, Greece Mar 02 08:04 4.5 49 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Crete, Greece Mar 02 08:03 4.5 16 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC France Mar 02 07:15 4.1 2 MAP I Felt It
  • Barcelonnette - Secousse ressentie a 8h15 environ pendant approximativement 1 a 2 secondes. Tremblement de meubles vaisselle. Similaire a celui d'il y a 3 jours mais en bien plus bref.
  • Cannes - 8h17 Faible secousse 3 secondes a Cannes
  • Antibes - Weak shaking by the port in Antibes
  • EMSC Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Mar 02 05:10 5.4 60 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea Mar 02 05:09 5.2 47 MAP I Felt It
  • Port Moresby - Light shaking indicated
  • GEOFON Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Mar 02 05:09 5.3 19 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Eastern New Guinea Region, Papua New Guinea Mar 02 04:28 4.7 73 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Mar 02 04:28 4.9 60 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Eastern New Guinea Reg., P.n.g. Mar 02 04:28 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Scotia Sea Mar 02 01:01 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Scotia Sea Mar 02 01:01 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

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

    M 4.9      2012/03/01 16:32     Depth 40.8 km      BONIN ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION


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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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