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Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Carlsberg Ridge (Yemen) on Monday, 29 April 2019 - information

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Carlsberg Ridge (Yemen) on Monday, 29 April 2019

Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake  - Carlsberg Ridge (Yemen) on Monday, 29 April 2019
Apr 29 14:28: Magnitude recalculated from 6.2 to 6.3.
Date & time: Mon, 29 Apr 14:19:53 UTC
Magnitude: 6.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.85°N / 57.2°E (Yemen)
Nearest volcano: Bir Borhut (883 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.8*10^14 J (49.4 GWh / 42502 tons of TNT / 2.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 29 Apr 2019 (7 earthquakes)
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmCarlsberg Ridge (Yemen)EMSC
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.0 / 10 kmCarlsberg Ridge (Yemen)GeoAu
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.2 / 31 kmCarlsberg Ridge (Yemen)BMKG
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmCarlsberg Ridge (Yemen)USGS
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.2 / 0.8 kmYemen [Sea]INGV
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.2 / 10 km卡尔斯伯格海岭 (Yemen)CEIC
Mon, 29 Apr 14:19 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmCalsberg Ridge (Yemen)IMD

"I felt it" reports:
Thumrait (831.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: I did not feel this 'quake to the north in Thumrait, Oman. (via app)
(1620.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Allahabad / not felt
Gran Canaria (7882.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): A small shanking under my feet
Mostly (900.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Kamrup Metropolitan / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I feel shaking
(2190.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
From Russia, from Sankt Peterburg, not felt. / not felt: From Russia, from Sankt Peterburg, not felt; непочувствовал, не ощущал, находился в парке на прогулке, всё в порядке, Всем Вам спасбо, берегите себя,))),!!!
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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