Earthquakes list February 5, 2011

M 4.6      2011/02/06 08:20     Depth 26.6 km     ALASKA PENINSULA
February 05, 2011 at 11:20:42 PM at epicenter
Aftershock in the Sand Point area which was hit y a M+6 earthquake a couple of days ago.
60 km (40 miles) WNW of Sand Point, Alaska
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M 4.6      2011/01/05 16:58    Depth 70.6 km     ATACAMA, CHILE
2011/02/05 13:58:33
Moderate earthquake at an intermediate depth and close to Copiapo.
34 km  SE from Caldera
Max. MMI values according Chile Onemi : IV
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M 5.6      2011/02/05 16:11      Depth 13.7 km     BIO-BIO, CHILE
01:11:38 PM at epicenter
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Strong very shallow aftershock below the continent and very close to Los Alamos.
25 km (15 miles) E of Lebu, Bio-Bio, Chile
VI MMI expected near the epicenter.
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Aftershock of M 4.9 / 35 km in Vanuatu (08:37 AM UTC)

M 4.5      2011/02/05 05:27     Depth 38.4 km     KODIAK ISLAND REGION, ALASKA
February 04, 2011 at 08:27:50 PM at epicenter
People living and staying at Kodiak Island have experienced this earthquake as a II (week) MMI shaking.
20 km (10 miles) ENE of Larsen Bay, Alaska
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M 5.3      2011/02/05 01:56     Depth 35.6 km     NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
10:56:11 AM at epicenter
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Subduction earthquake with epicenter approx. 35 km from Kamogawa.
95 km (60 miles) SE of Yokohama, Honshu, Japan and 95 km (60 miles) SE of Yokohama, Honshu, Japan
The greater Tokyo area has experienced this earthquake as a III MMI = weak shaking.
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M 4.1      2011/01/05 00:39    Depth 2.0 km     FRANCE
Epicenter 15 km SW Saint-pierre-d'oléron (pop 6,353) and 40 km SW La Rochelle (pop 76,810)
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Earthquakes occurred yesterday (UTC time), but today local time

M 4.1      2011/01/04 23:25    Depth 110.0 km     ROMANIA
local time 01:25:16.2 2011-02-05
Epicenter 3 km E Nereju (pop 4,202) and 33 km W Focsani (pop 105,112)
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M 4.6      2011/02/04 20:52     Depth 52.7 km      NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Saturday, February 05, 2011 at 06:52:49 AM at epicenter
Weak earthquake with epicenter on the steep subduction slopes 125 km (75 miles) SE of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG
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M 4.4      2011/02/04 20:22     Depth 32.0 km      OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
Saturday, February 05, 2011 at 06:22:13 AM at epicenter
Weak seaquake with an epicenter at the bottom of the subduction zone 250 km out of the Honshu coast.
325 km (200 miles) ESE of Morioka, Honshu, Japan
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M 5.7      2011/02/04 14:21     Depth 40.6 km     VANUATU
February 05, 2011 at 01:21:00 AM at epicenter
UPDATE 15:59 UTC : A number of aftershocks (M 4.8, M 5.0 and M 5.2) have struck the epicenter area
Epicenter at a distance of approx. 50 km from Espiritu Sancti Island.
NO tsunami risk for this earthquake.
GDACS published a GREEN earthquake alert for this earthquake = very limited chance on damage and/or injuries
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