Earthquakes list September 23, 2010

M 4.5      2010/09/23 22:09    Depth 10.0 km     KHABAROVSKIY KRAY, RUSSIA
Epicenter in a wilderness area of western Siberia

M 5.4      2010/09/23 17:13    Depth 14.1 km     OFF THE EAST COAST OF KAMCHATKA, RUSSIA
Powerful shallow earthquake in a merely unpopulated area with beautiful nature !

M 5.3      2010/09/23 16:36    Depth 44.5 km     LIBERTADOR O'HIGGINS, CHILE
Strong aftershock near Curico. A little deeper than normal

M 5.5      2010/09/23 12:53    Depth 40.0 km NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Powerful earthquake just on the subduction hang and close to a number of coastal villages. No roads in the area. Maximum expected Mercalli = V = max. moderate shaking

M 4.7   2010/09/23 12:08     depth 139.0 km KAMCHATKA PENINSULA, RUSSIA
In the middle of the wilderness area in the Kamchatka peninsula. Moderate earthquake

M 4.8      2010/09/23 09:58    Depth 69.9 km      OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
Epicenter on top of the subduction zone. Moderately deep hypocenter = limited shaking

M 5.6      2010/09/23 05:28    Depth 171.1 km      RAT ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS, ALASKA
Epicenter about 20 km from Semisopochnoi Island. Semisopochnoi Island is part of the Rat Islands group in the western Aleutian Islands. The island is uninhabited and provides an important nesting area for maritime birds.

M 5.0      2010/09/23 03:53    Depth 90.9 km      ANDREANOF ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN IS., ALASKA
Currently very active but harmless earthquake area

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