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M6.1 – NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

M6.1 – NEW IRELAND REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.1
Date-Time
21 Jun 2016 17:12:09 UTC
22 Jun 2016 03:12:09 near epicenter
21 Jun 2016 09:12:09 standard time in your timezone
Location 3.523S 151.839E
Depth 366 km
Distances
67 km (41 mi) WNW of Namatanai, Papua New Guinea
103 km (63 mi) NNW of Kokopo, Papua New Guinea
156 km (96 mi) SE of Kavieng, Papua New Guinea
292 km (181 mi) NE of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
833 km (516 mi) NE of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 8.0 km; Vertical 6.5 km
Parameters Nph = 108; Dmin = 82.1 km; Rmss = 1.07 seconds; Gp = 17°
Version =
Event ID us 200065sc

M6.1 – NEAR THE COAST OF NICARAGUA

M6.1 – NEAR THE COAST OF NICARAGUA

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.1
Date-Time
10 Jun 2016 03:25:23 UTC
9 Jun 2016 21:25:23 near epicenter
9 Jun 2016 19:25:23 standard time in your timezone
Location 12.841N 87.013W
Depth 10 km
Distances
17 km (10 mi) E of Puerto Morazan, Nicaragua
25 km (15 mi) NE of El Viejo, Nicaragua
25 km (15 mi) SSW of Somotillo, Nicaragua
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Chinandega, Nicaragua
114 km (70 mi) NW of Managua, Nicaragua
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 4.5 km; Vertical 1.8 km
Parameters Nph = 108; Dmin = 16.5 km; Rmss = 1.30 seconds; Gp = 91°
Version =
Event ID us 200063cy

M6.3 – MOLUCCA SEA

M6.3 – MOLUCCA SEA

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.3
Date-Time
7 Jun 2016 19:15:16 UTC
8 Jun 2016 03:15:16 near epicenter
7 Jun 2016 11:15:16 standard time in your timezone
Location 1.295N 126.355E
Depth 38 km
Distances
126 km (78 mi) WNW of Kota Ternate, Indonesia
128 km (79 mi) WNW of Ternate, Indonesia
131 km (81 mi) E of Bitung, Indonesia
160 km (99 mi) E of Tondano, Indonesia
1093 km (677 mi) N of Dili, East Timor
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 6.3 km; Vertical 6.0 km
Parameters Nph = 111; Dmin = 126.4 km; Rmss = 1.00 seconds; Gp = 22°
Version =
Event ID us 200062l9

2016-06-06 02:35:32 UPDATED: (M6.1) KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND -30.0 -177.8 (609e4)

M6.1 – KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.1
Date-Time
6 Jun 2016 02:35:32 UTC
5 Jun 2016 14:35:32 near epicenter
5 Jun 2016 18:35:32 standard time in your timezone
Location 30.030S 177.837W
Depth 44 km
Distances
84 km (52 mi) S of Raoul Island, New Zealand
967 km (599 mi) NE of Whangarei, New Zealand
1000 km (620 mi) NNE of Whakatane, New Zealand
1013 km (628 mi) NE of Tauranga, New Zealand
1020 km (632 mi) SSW of Nuku`alofa, Tonga
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 7.8 km; Vertical 4.1 km
Parameters Nph = 136; Dmin = 87.4 km; Rmss = 1.08 seconds; Gp = 33°
Version =
Event ID us 2000629f ***This event has been revised.

(M6.0) KERMADEC ISLANDS, NEW ZEALAND -30.4 -177.2

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.0
Date-Time • 6 Jun 2016 02:35:23 UTC
• 5 Jun 2016 14:35:23 near epicenter
• 5 Jun 2016 18:35:23 standard time in your timezone
Location 30.396S 177.184W
Depth 10 km
Distances • 143 km (88 mi) SSE of Raoul Island, New Zealand
• 988 km (612 mi) NE of Whangarei, New Zealand
• 995 km (616 mi) NE of Whakatane, New Zealand
• 1014 km (628 mi) NE of Tauranga, New Zealand
• 1045 km (647 mi) S of Nuku`alofa, Tonga
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 5.6 km; Vertical 1.8 km
Parameters Nph = 66; Dmin = 146.5 km; Rmss = 1.47 seconds; Gp = 63°
Version =
Event ID us 2000629f

COASTAL RESPONSE 2016 – JUNE 7TH 2016..

Exercise Coastal Response 2016, a full scale exercise led by EMBC. The exercise is designed to test the province’s response to a simulated worst case scenario earthquake. Exercise Coastal Response 2016 is linked with Exercise Staunch Maple (Joint Task Force Pacific), Exercise Pacific Quake (Public Safety Canada), Exercise Ardent Sentry (NORAD-US Northern Command) and Exercise Cascadia Rising (Washington State , Oregon, Idaho and FEMA).  This event will occur between June 7 and 10 2016. Various VHf,UHF, and HF frequencies will be in use.

http://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/public-safety-and-emergency-services/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/embc/exercises/exercise_coastal_response_2016.pdf

https://www.fema.gov/cascadia-rising-2016

UPDATED  JUNE 2 2016

http://www.timescolonist.com/opinion/columnists/les-leyne-drill-will-bring-back-tsunami-memories-1.2268658

Information on Anchor Point,AK Earthquake

M6.8 – SOUTHERN ALASKA

From

Alaska Earthquake Information Center
Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks

http://www.aeic.alaska.edu

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.8
Date-Time
  • 24 Jan 2016 10:30:29 UTC
  • 24 Jan 2016 01:30:29 near epicenter
  • 24 Jan 2016 02:30:29 standard time in your timezone
Location 59.605N 153.340W
Depth 123 km
Distances
  • 87 km (53 mi) WSW of Anchor Point, Alaska
  • 261 km (161 mi) SW of Anchorage, Alaska
  • 295 km (182 mi) SW of Knik-Fairview, Alaska
  • 651 km (403 mi) SSW of Fairbanks, Alaska
  • 1019 km (631 mi) W of Whitehorse, Canada
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 0.4 km; Vertical 0.6 km
Parameters Nph = 69; Dmin = 0.0 km; Rmss = 0.69 seconds; Gp = 0°
Version = 2
Event ID ak 12496371

Did you feel it? #BCQuake

If you felt last night’s quake please go to: Natural Resources Canada and fill out their questionnaire.  This information will help plan for future earthquakes.

There are no reports of damage or injuries following a moderate earthquake that struck near Victoria late Tuesday.

The quake struck at 11:39 p.m. PST about 20 kilometres north of Victoria and was felt across much of southern British Columbia.

Natural Resources Canada said the quake measured 4.3 while the U.S. Geological Survey placed the magnitude at 4.8.

The Canadian agency said there were no reports of damage, adding that none would be expected.

From The Globe and Mail

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M6.2 – SOUTHERN ALASKA

Preliminary Earthquake Report
Magnitude 6.2
Date-Time
  • 25 Sep 2014 17:51:17 UTC
  • 25 Sep 2014 09:51:17 near epicenter
  • 25 Sep 2014 09:51:17 standard time in your timezone
Location 61.953N 151.785W
Depth 102 km
Distances
  • 94 km (58 mi) WNW of Willow, Alaska
  • 125 km (77 mi) WNW of Knik-Fairview, Alaska
  • 129 km (79 mi) NW of Anchorage, Alaska
  • 379 km (234 mi) SSW of College, Alaska
  • 903 km (559 mi) WNW of Whitehorse, Canada
Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 0.3 km; Vertical 0.4 km
Parameters Nph = 141; Dmin = 14.1 km; Rmss = 0.95 seconds; Gp = 21°
Version = 2
Event ID ak 11401855 ***This event supersedes event USb000sfz7.

For updates, maps, and technical information, see: Event Page or USGS Earthquake Hazards Program
Alaska Earthquake Information Center
Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks

http://www.aeic.alaska.edu
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