Aug 9, 2017

ALERT: Mw 6.3 NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA 32 km S Jinghe 08/08/2017 23:27 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 08/08/2017 at 23:27 (UTC)
NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA 32 km S Jinghe

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.3

Data provided by: BUD GFZ GSRC IMP INGV KAN LVV MAD NEIC NEWS
SC3

Latitude = 44.32 N
Longitude = 82.90 E
Origin Time = 23:27:51.8 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.37 sec
Gap = 19 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 4.2 Km
- Semi minor = 3.2 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 13 degrees

Number of data used = 448

Preliminary location computed on Tue Aug 8 23:47:52 2017 (UTC)
Done by S Godey

Comments :

Message number: 2494

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.4 (BUD) M 6.4 (GFZ) Mb6.4 (GSRC) MW6.3 (IMP)
Mw6.5 (INGV) Mw6.5 (KAN) Mw6.3 (NEIC) Mb4.8 (NEWS)
M 6.3 (SC3)

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