8.1 magnitude earthquake 168 km from Matavai, Samoa

2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 17:48 PM
Your time: 2009-09-29T17:48:10Z
Magnitude Type: mwc
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 42 people


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2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC 8.1 magnitude, 18 km depth
Matavai, Samoa

8.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 17:48:10 UTC at 17:48
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.489, -172.095
168.2 km from Matavai (104.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 18 km

Aftershocks:
B
2009-09-29 18:01:00 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Samoa Islands

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 18:01:00 UTC at 18:01
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -16.25, -171.705

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

C
2009-09-29 18:08:21 UTC 5.6 magnitude, 10 km depth
Matavai, Samoa

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 18:08:21 UTC at 18:08
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.557, -172.015
173.2 km from Matavai (107.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

D

5.6 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 18:19:35 UTC at 18:19
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.941, -171.661
198.2 km from Vailoatai (123.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

E
2009-09-29 18:34:29 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Lotofagā, Samoa

5.2 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 18:34:29 UTC at 18:34
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.946, -172.451
124.2 km from Lotofagā (77.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

F
2009-09-29 18:36:30 UTC 5.0 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

5.0 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 18:36:30 UTC at 18:36
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.579, -172.763
118.2 km from Hihifo (73.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

G
2009-09-29 18:44:31 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Lotofagā, Samoa

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 18:44:31 UTC at 18:44
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.113, -172.175
130.2 km from Lotofagā (80.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

H
2009-09-29 19:05:51 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Matavai, Samoa

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 19:05:51 UTC at 19:05
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.592, -172.012
176.2 km from Matavai (109.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

I
2009-09-29 19:12:03 UTC 4.5 magnitude, 10 km depth
Lotofagā, Samoa

4.5 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 19:12:03 UTC at 19:12
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -14.987, -172.044
113.2 km from Lotofagā (70.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km

J
2009-09-29 19:19:59 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Hihifo, Niuas, Tonga

5.1 magnitude earthquake

2009-09-29 19:19:59 UTC at 19:19
September 29, 2009 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.597, -172.831
110.2 km from Hihifo (68.2 miles)

Samoa Islands

Depth: 10 km