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3 Waves of Significant Quakes Strike Our Planet

Posted by feww on July 19, 2010

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PNG’s New Britain Region, Alaska’s Fox Islands and  E Russia-NE China Border Region Struck by Waves of Significant Earthquakes

Fire-Earth’s earlier forecast:

Global Earthquakes

The Blog Moderators expect more earthquakes, and related disasters, in the 2nd half of 2010 than occurred in the 1st half of this year.

Japan Earthquakes

Japan region could be struck by up to 3 additional strong to large earthquakes by end 2010/early 2011, one of which could be a catastrophic event.

Latest Earthquake Reports: PNG

  • Magnitude 7.3 [USGS estimate]
  • Date-Time
    • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 13:35:02 UTC
    • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 11:35:02 PM at epicenter
  • Location: 6.019°S, 150.497°E
  • Depth: 57.6 km (35.8 miles)
  • Region: NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • Distances:
    • 65 km (40 miles) SE of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG
    • 105 km (65 miles) ENE of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG
    • 525 km (325 miles) NE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea
    • 2385 km (1480 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
  • Location Uncertainty:  horizontal +/- 7.6 km (4.7 miles); depth +/- 14.5 km (9.0 miles)
  • Source and Event ID:  USGS NEIC (WDCS-D); us2010ywbr

10-degree Map Centered at 5°S,150°E


Earthquake Location Map. Source: USGS/EHP. Enhanced by Fire-Earth.

About 30 minutes earlier, a foreshock measuring as large as 7.2Mw struck the region:

  • Magnitude 6.9 [USGS estimate]
  • Date-Time
    • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 13:04:11 UTC
    • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 11:04:11 PM at epicenter
  • Location: 6.000°S, 150.436°E
  • Depth: 42 km (26.1 miles)
  • Region: NEW BRITAIN REGION, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • Distances:
    • 60 km (35 miles) SSE of Kimbe, New Britain, PNG
    • 100 km (65 miles) ENE of Kandrian, New Britain, PNG
    • 525 km (325 miles) NE of PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea
    • 2400 km (1490 miles) N of BRISBANE, Queensland, Australia
  • Location Uncertainty: horizontal +/- 4.4 km (2.7 miles); depth +/- 7.8 km (4.8 miles)
  • Source and Event ID:  USGS NEIC (WDCS-D); us2010ywbk

ALASKA

FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS, ALASKA was struck by significant quake measuring up to 7.1Mw.

  • Magnitude 6.7 [USGS estimate]
  • Date-Time:
    • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 05:56:44 UTC
    • Saturday, July 17, 2010 at 09:56:44 PM at epicenter
  • Location: 52.861°N, 169.839°W
  • Depth: 10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program
  • Region: FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS, ALASKA
  • Distances:
    • 60 km (40 miles) ENE of Yunaska Island, Alaska
    • 65 km (40 miles) W of Nikolski, Alaska
    • 1515 km (940 miles) WSW of Anchorage, Alaska
    • 2295 km (1420 miles) W of JUNEAU, Alaska
  • Source and Event ID: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D); us2010ywaq

About 14 hours later, a significant aftershock measuring as large as 6.4Mw struck the region:

Magnitude 5.8 [USGS estimate]

  • Date-Time:
  • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 19:48:09 UTC
  • Sunday, July 18, 2010 at 11:48:09 AM at epicenter
  • Location: 52.853°N, 169.662°W
  • Depth: 41 km (25.5 miles)
  • Region: FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS, ALASKA
  • Distances:
    • 55 km (35 miles) W of Nikolski, Alaska
    • 70 km (45 miles) ENE of Yunaska Island, Alaska
    • 1515 km (940 miles) WSW of Anchorage, Alaska
    • 2280 km (1410 miles) W of JUNEAU, Alaska
  • Location Uncertainty: horizontal +/- 7.2 km (4.5 miles); depth +/- 8.2 km (5.1 miles)
  • Source and Event ID:  USGS NEIC (WDCS-D); us2010ywce

E Russia-NE China Border Region

GFZ Potsdam – Earthquake Bulletin


© Helmholtz-Zentrum Potsdam Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum – GFZ

  • Region: E Russia-NE China Border Region
  • Time: 2010-07-18 13:42:49.4 UTC
  • Magnitude: 6.3
  • Epicenter: 132.98°E 48.50°N
  • Depth: 10 km
  • Status: manually revised

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2 Responses to “3 Waves of Significant Quakes Strike Our Planet”

  1. jack said

    “..as of now…”
    Cute.

  2. jack said

    [If you take any set(s) of data and “extrapolate it,” you’re bound to find some patterns, most of which would be meaningless. The date you have mentioned has no significance to us as of now. Moderator.]

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