Earthquakes list August 10, 2011

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M 5.7      2011/08/10   00:53     Depth 54.0 km     PAKISTAN
05:53:20 AM at epicenter
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Very strong shallow earthquake when reported first (8 km depth), afterwards recalculated to a depth of 54 km. A world of difference.
EMSC has still the 10 km depth as their data.
190,000 people are living within a radius of 100 km.
Pakistan Meteorological Department reports a magnitude of 5.7 at a depth of 54 km
Khuzdar(1,41,000) Kharan(31,000) Dalbandin(15,000)
Surab(13,000) will experience a light shaking of MMI IV
147 km (91 miles) SSE of Dalbandin, Pakistan
206 km (128 miles) SW of Kalat, Pakistan
1016 km (631 miles) SW of ISLAMABAD, Pakistan
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Summary of earthquakes only faintly felt by people
M 5.2      2011/08/10 19:39      Depth 71.1 km      TONGA
M 5.2      2011/08/10 18:06      Depth 63.4 km      SOLOMON ISLANDS

Daily summary of earthquakes only surrounded by a lot of water
M 4.6      2011/08/10 13:09     Depth 248.5 km      TONGA
M 4.9      2011/08/10 07:13     Depth 37.5 km      KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND

Ridge earthquakes in the Oceans (separating tectonic plates)
M 4.7      2011/08/10 02:42     Depth 10.0 km     CENTRAL MID-ATLANTIC RIDGE

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

M 4.8      2011/08/09   23:30     Depth 105.2 km     MENDOZA, ARGENTINA
Tuesday, August 09, 2011 at 08:30:45 PM at epicenter
Earthquake well felt by people living above it
26 km (16 miles) NE of Mendoza, Mendoza, Argentina
Satellite map of the greater epicenter area

Japan, Honshu : aftershocks of M 4.5 or greater
M 4.8      2011/08/09 19:35     Depth 34.7 km      NEAR THE EAST COAST OF HONSHU, JAPAN

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  1. Was their an earthquake in Karachi as well ?? I sure didn't feel anything !