Strong earthquake rocks State of Yap, Federated States of Micronesia

Strong earthquake rocks State of Yap, Federated States of Micronesia

Magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck State of Yap in Federated States of Micronesia today. According to the reports, there was no tsunami threat.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.1

Date-Time • 9 Dec 2017 15:14:25 UTC
• 9 Dec 2017 15:14:25 near epicenter

Location 10.090N 140.208E

Depth 10 km

Distances • 49.5 km (30.7 mi) NW of Fais, Micronesia
• 237.5 km (147.3 mi) ENE of Colonia, Micronesia
• 623.3 km (386.4 mi) SW of Mangilao Village, Guam
• 624.2 km (387.0 mi) SW of Tamuning-Tumon-Harmon Village, Guam
• 631.2 km (391.3 mi) SW of Dededo Village, Guam

Location Uncertainty Horizontal: 9.3 km; Vertical 1.9 km
Parameters Nph = 89; Dmin = 637.8 km; Rmss = 1.32 seconds; Gp = 82°

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