Earthquakes list August 13, 2010

Useful information to read this daily earthquake list
This earthquake list covers minor and major earthquakes  in the world.
If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page.
For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to give you an idea where the earthquake struck, which terrain it happened and if villages or cities are located in the immediate vicinity.
The page is regularly updated to add new quakes.
Minor earthquakes are earthquakes without or with little damage risk.  In most cases these earthquakes have a Magnitude smaller than M 5.0 OR earthquakes with an hypocenter (depth) of more than 100 km OR earthquakes up to M 5.9 with an epicenter far away from populated areas.
The reference for the time zone is UTC (Coordinated Universal Time)
green color = NOT dangerous for damage or injuries
orange color = MODERATE risk for damage or injuries
red color = CONSIDERABLE risk for damage or injuries

M 7.2      2010/08/13 21:19  Depth 5 km GUAM - MARIANA ISLANDS REGION
M 4.8      2010/08/13 20:19  Depth 35 km IZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION
M 5.2      2010/08/13 18:42   Depth 70 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Aftershock + Out in the Solomon sea
M 4.8      2010/08/13 17:03  Depth 19 km
M 3.2      2010/08/13 15:51   Depth 3 km NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
M 4.8      2010/08/13 12:08   Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 4.6      2010/08/13 11:31   Depth 33 km EAST OF THE KURIL ISLANDS
M 4.8      2010/08/13 10:55  Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 4.3      2010/08/13 09:31   Depth 70 km OFFSHORE GUATEMALA
M 5.4      2010/08/13 07:58   Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 5.1      2010/08/13 06:28   Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 4.7      2010/08/13 06:16   Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 4.4      2010/08/13 05:49   Depth 414 km SEA OF JAPAN
M 5.4      2010/08/13 05:40   Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 4.7      2010/08/13 05:23   Depth 10 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
M 4.8      2010/08/13 04:11    Depth  11 km AZORES ISLANDS REGION
A series of moderate earthquakes far away from inhabited places and right on top of the Fault Line, where the North American Plate  meets the African Plate.
M 5.2      2010/08/13 01:33    Depth  396 km NORTHWEST OF THE KURIL ISLANDS

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