Earthquakes list July 24, 2011

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M 6.2      2011/07/24 18:51     Depth 35.6 km     NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN
July 25, 2011 at 03:51:25 AM at epicenter (middle of the night)
UPDATE : Namie (22,000 people) will have felt a V MMI shaking, Sendai    1,038,0000, Iwaki 357,000 ; Koriyama 341,000, Fukushima    294,000 and Yamagata 255,000 will have experienced a light shaking (IV MMI)
UPDATE : Earthquake-Report.com does not expect serious damage or injuries if the preliminary parameters are confirmed.
UPDATE : more than 2 million people will experience this earthquake as a moderate shaking, more than 4 million people a light shaking.
UPDATE : 5- JMA intensity in Miyagi-ken Nambu, Miyagi-ken Chubu, Fukushima-ken Hamadori
UPDATE : NO Tsunami warnings or advisories have been called
Very strong earthquake approx. 50 km out of the Minamisoma coast.
79 km (49 miles) SE (133°) from Sendai, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.7      2011/07/24 14:32     Depth 42.6 km      WESTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
11:32:12 PM at epicenter
Moderate earthquake at an intermediate depth (harmless) just below the Kumano coast.
97 km (60 miles) ESE of Wakayama, Honshu, Japan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.0      2011/07/24 10:38     Depth 24.9 km      BALOCHISTAN, PAKISTAN
03:38:56 PM at epicenter
Dangerous moderate shallow earthquake close to Surab (25 km) and 6 km from Anjira.
EMSC reports a depth of 10 km.
88 km (55 miles) SSW (199°) from Kalat, Pakistan and 195 km (121 miles) ESE (112°) from Dalbandin, Pakistan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 5.1      2011/07/24 08:23    Depth 56.0 km     JAVA, INDONESIA
03:23:36 PM at epicenter
UPDATE : BMKG, the Indonesian seismological service is reporting a magnitude of 5.5 at a depth of 30 km, considerably more than reported by USGS. Based on the many Indonesians who have visited our site, the earthquake has been felt until Jakarta.
UPDATE : NO tsunami danger
Harmless moderate earthquake at an intermediate depth just out of the southern Java coast
88 km (55 miles) SSW (209°) from Sukabumi, Java, Indonesia
144 km (89 miles) WSW (239°) from Bandung, Java, Indonesia
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

M 4.0      2011/07/24 07:01    Depth 5.0 km     GREECE
local time 10:01:00.9 2011-07-24
Weak but very shallow earthquake approx. 150 km from Athens.
7 km NE Pátrai (pop 163,360) and 1 km S Ríon (pop 6,083)
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Summary of earthquakes only faintly felt by people
M 5.0      2011/07/24 19:05     Depth 15.3 km     MONGOLIA-CHINA BORDER REGION
M 4.5      2011/07/24 17:43      Depth 19.4 km     OFFSHORE VALPARAISO, CHILE
M 4.9      2011/07/24 15:49     Depth 92.8 km      CENTRAL PERU
M 4.8      2011/07/24 10:09     Depth 128.4 km     HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
M 4.9     2011/07/24   01:54     Depth 36.9 km         OFFSHORE TARAPACA, CHILE

Japan, Honshu : aftershocks of M 4.5 or greater
M 5.1      2011/07/24 15:07     Depth 60.4 km      NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

Earthquakes occurred yesterday (UTC time), but today local time

M 5.5      2011/07/23 16:34     Depth 14.0 km     GUAM REGION
July 24, 2011 at 02:34:41 AM at epicenter
UPDATE FELT REPORT :
Chalton Pago, Guam : " I was awakened by the sound of my mirrored closet doors banging against each other.  I recognized this as an earthquake from my experiences living in California.  To double check if it was indeed an earthquake, I went to my dining room to check my chandelier and it was still swinging back and forth from the earthquake.  I checked my clock and it was @ 2:37am"  (MMI IV indicated)
Max. MMI IV (light shaking for 186,000 people).
This is the Xth earthquake in a row on nearly the same location. Rather close to Guam and with an epicenter on a huge undersea subduction mountain.
90 km (56 miles) ESE (122°) from HAGATNA, Guam
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

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Comments

  1. Great report Armand. Thank you so much for your invaluable service!