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Small magnitude 3.2 quake hits 15 km west of Poitiers, France early morning

Sat, 3 Apr 2021, 00:16
3.2 quake 3 Apr 1:56 am (GMT +2)
3.2 quake 3 Apr 1:56 am (GMT +2)
Just 10 minutes ago, a 3.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Poitiers, Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France. The tremor was recorded early morning on Saturday 3 April 2021 at 1:56 am local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface.
The event was filed by France's Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS), the first seismological agency to report it.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Montreuil-Bonnin (pop. 690) located 4 km from the epicenter.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Vouillé (pop. 3,000) located 6 km from the epicenter, Migné-Auxances (pop. 6,200) 14 km away, Migné (pop. 6,200) 14 km away, Poitiers (pop. 86,000) 15 km away, and Saint-Benoît (pop. 7,600) 16 km away. In Châtellerault (pop. 37,200, 40 km away), and Niort (pop. 54,700, 55 km away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 3 Apr 2021 1:56 am (GMT +2) local time (2 Apr 2021 23:56 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.59°N / 0.14°E (Viena, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France)
Primary data source: RENASS

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