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19 October 2016

ALERT: Mw 5.7 DOMINICA REGION, LEEWARD ISLANDS 8 km W Roseau 18/10/2016 22:08 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 18/10/2016 at 22:08 (UTC)
DOMINICA REGION, LEEWARD ISLANDS 8 km W Roseau

MAGNITUDE: Mw 5.7

Data provided by: BUD GFZ IMP KAN MAD

Latitude = 15.28 N
Longitude = 61.46 W
Origin Time = 22:08:14.3 (UTC)
Depth = 146 Km
RMS = 0.95 sec
Gap = 35 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 3.8 Km
- Semi minor = 2.8 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 175 degrees

Number of data used = 218

Preliminary location computed on Tue Oct 18 22:24:06 2016 (UTC)
Done by Johann Bailleul

Comments :

Message number: 2359

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.1 (BUD) M 5.6 (GFZ) Mw5.6 (KAN) Mb5.6 (MAD)

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