Earthquakes list March 4, 2012

Last update: March 4, 2012 at 11:31 pm by By

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M 5.8      2012/03/04 12:49     Depth 10.0 km      SOUTHEAST OF THE LOYALTY ISLANDS
11:49:02 PM at epicenter – Epicenter location see below in list
Strong harmless aftershock approx. 24 hours after the M 6.9 mainshock from yesterday
NO tsunami danger
192 km (119 miles) E (91°) from Tadine, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia
Read also our main article from yesterday
Check also our New Caledonia-only earthquake list

Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Click here for conversion in your local time.

SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Mar 04 23:17 5.5 55 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Mar 04 23:17 5.1 65 MAP I Felt It
USGS Southern Sumatra, Indonesia Mar 04 23:17 5.5 59 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Near Coast Of Northern Chile Mar 04 16:27 5.1 42 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Offshore Antofagasta, Chile Mar 04 16:27 5.2 46 MAP I Felt It
USGS Antofagasta, Chile Mar 04 16:27 5.2 46 MAP I Felt It
USGS Kuril Islands Mar 04 16:26 4.6 66 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Kuril Islands Mar 04 16:26 4.6 67 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Tonga Islands Region Mar 04 16:05 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Tonga Region Mar 04 16:05 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Tonga Region Mar 04 16:05 5.1 11 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Southwestern Siberia, Russia Mar 04 15:59 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Southwestern Siberia, Russia Mar 04 15:59 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Luzon, Philippines Mar 04 14:26 4.6 160 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Southeast Of Loyalty Islands Mar 04 12:49 5.7 30 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Southeast Of Loyalty Islands Mar 04 12:49 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Southeast Of The Loyalty Islands Mar 04 12:49 5.6 16 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Off Coast Of Central America Mar 04 09:44 5.6 40 MAP I Felt It
USGS Off The Coast Of Central America Mar 04 09:44 5.5 15 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Off Coast Of Central America Mar 04 09:44 5.4 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Off The Coast Of Central America Mar 04 09:39 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Off Coast Of Central America Mar 04 09:39 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Off East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 04 06:55 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Off The East Coast Of Honshu, Japan Mar 04 06:55 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON North Pacific Ocean Mar 04 04:10 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Southeast Of The Loyalty Islands Mar 04 04:03 4.9 35 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Southeast Of Loyalty Islands Mar 04 04:03 4.9 30 MAP I Felt It
USGS Western Mediterranean Sea Mar 04 03:47 4.7 6 MAP I Felt It
  • France, Marseille - Secousses latérales de 4 ou 5 secondes ressenties dans le lit vers 4h46 heure locale. 9e étage. France, Marseille 8e.
  • France, Marseille - Secousses latérales de 4 ou 5 secondes ressenties dans le lit vers 4h46 heure locale. 9e étage. France, Marseille 8e.
  • France, Corse du Sud, Ajaccio - 4h48 locale . Secousses légères et grondement ressentis sur 5 ou 6 secondes. Banlieue Ajaccio
  • Ajaccio, Corse - Ressentie vers 4h30. je dormais et ça ma reveillé
  • Afa-Ajaccio, Corse - Ressenti a Afa. Volets et fenetre ont vibre a 04h38
  • piana corse du sud - Ressentie vers 4h30. Je dormais et ça ma reveillé
  • Ajaccio - Un grondement et une vibration bien ressentie pdt 7-8 secondes vers 4h50 au 4ème étage.
  • Toulon - Secousse de quelques secondes ressenti vers 04H30
  • EMSC Western Mediterranean Sea Mar 04 03:47 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Aegean Sea Mar 04 03:31 5.4 9 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Aegean Sea Mar 04 03:31 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Aegean Sea Mar 04 03:31 5.1 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Fiji Region Mar 04 00:51 5.4 565 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Fiji Islands Region Mar 04 00:51 5.1 550 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Fiji Region Mar 04 00:51 5.3 555 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southwestern Siberia, Russia Mar 04 00:01 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Southwestern Siberia, Russia Mar 04 00:01 4.7 15 MAP I Felt It

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET


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    People :
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    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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