M 5.1 earthquake in Taga, Pacific Ocean - West,Samoa on 9th October 2019 09:26:09 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20191009-1156062-WS
Magnitude M 5.1
Mercalli scale 5
Date-Time [UTC] 9th October 2019 09:26:09 PM
Local Date/Time Wednesday,October 09th, 2019 at 10:26 in the in the moorning at epicenter
Coordinate 15° 18.108,172° 49.680
Depth 10 km [6.21 miles]
Hypocentrum Shallow depth
Class Moderate
Continent Pacific Ocean - West
Country Samoa
Location 170.00 km [105.63 miles] to Taga,Pacific Ocean - West
Source USGS
The potential impact of the earthquake Almost everyone feels movement. Sleeping people are awakened. Doors swing open or close. Dishes are broken. Pictures on the wall move. Small objects move or are turned over. Trees might shake. Liquids might spill out of open containers.