Earthquakes list April 22, 2011

M 4.9      2011/04/22 23:11    Depth 20.0 km     KAZAKHSTAN-XINJIANG BORDER
local time 23/04 07:11
Moderate shallow earthquake in a wilderness area along road S 318
163 km W Karamay (pop 174,828) and 188 km W Baijiantan (pop 93,697)
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area (green arrow)

M 5.7      2011/04/22 17:14     Depth 1.0 km     TONGA REGION
Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 05:14:48 AM at epicenter
Strong earthquake on the slopes of the subduction zone at a safe distance from Tonga
GDACS published a GREEN earthquake alert for this earthquake = very limited chance on damage and/or injuries
91,000 people will experience a light shaking
184 km (114 miles) SSE (160°) from NUKU'ALOFA, Tonga
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.5      2011/04/22 15:25     Depth 9.8 km     EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
April 23, 2011 at 12:25:15 AM at epicenter
UPDATE 15:48 UTC : JMA intensity for this aftershock is 5 lower @ Fukushima-ken Hamadori
Strong aftershock on the coastline near Iwaki and in the direct vicinity of Mt. Kittoya
17 km (11 miles) NNE (16°) from Iwaki, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.2      2011/04/22 05:12     Depth 18.8 km      OFFSHORE BIO-BIO, CHILE
01:12:50 AM at epicenter
Moderate aftershock from the February 27 2010 massive earthquake. Closest locations to the epicenter : Lebu and Canete
128 km (79 miles) SSW (206°) from Concepcion, Chile
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Daily summary of deep moderate or weak quakes only faintly felt by people living above it
M 4.4      2011/04/22 07:50     Depth 3.9 km      AEGEAN SEA
M 4.7      2011/04/22 02:57     Depth 47.6 km      LIBERTADOR O'HIGGINS, CHILE

Japan, Honshu : aftershocks of M4.5 or greater
M 4.9      2011/04/22 16:27     Depth 40.4 km     OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
M 5.5      2011/04/22 15:25     Depth 35.8 km     EASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
M 4.7      2011/04/22 10:28     Depth 24.9 km     OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
M 4.6      2011/04/22 08:42     Depth 19.1 km     OFF THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
M 4.7      2011/04/22 03:12     Depth 34.0 km      NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

Daily summary of moderate quakes mainly felt by local animals
M 4.2      2011/04/22 00:06     Depth 15.4 km      SOUTHERN YUKON TERRITORY, CANADA

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