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24 November 2016

ALERT: Mw 7.0 OFF COAST OF CENTRAL AMERICA 154 km S Jiquilisco 24/11/2016 18:43 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 24/11/2016 at 18:43 (UTC)
OFF COAST OF CENTRAL AMERICA 154 km S Jiquilisco

MAGNITUDE: Mw 7.0

Data provided by: GFZ KAN MAD PTWC SC3

Latitude = 11.96 N
Longitude = 88.83 W
Origin Time = 18:43:52.8 (UTC)
Depth = 49 Km
RMS = 1.08 sec
Gap = 116 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 7.4 Km
- Semi minor = 4.3 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 58 degrees

Number of data used = 114

Preliminary location computed on Thu Nov 24 18:57:28 2016 (UTC)
Done by S Godey

Comments :

Message number: 2381

All magnitudes estimations :
M 7.0 (GFZ) Mw6.8 (KAN) Mw7.2 (PTWC) M 6.9 (SC3)

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