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Latest earthquakes in France: list & interactive map

Earthquake list: past 30 days, magnitude 1.8 or higher (105 quakes)
Updated: Sat, 19 Sep 21:36 UTC (GMT)
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TimeMag. / DepthNearest volcano (distance)LocationMapSource
Sat, 19 Sep 2020
Sat, 19 Sep 07:26 UTCM 1.9 / 16 km - [info] (300 km) Besancon F, France
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SED
Sat, 19 Sep 07:26 UTCM 1.9 / 21.4 km - [info] (298 km) Besancon F, France
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SED
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 (8 earthquakes)
Fri, 18 Sep 11:26 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (413 km) FRANCE - 12km De Vitré
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 10:08 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (423 km) FRANCE - 16km De Guichen
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 09:52 UTCM 2.1 / 10 km - [info] (305 km) FRANCE - 13km De Fontenay-le-Comte
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 09:52 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (247 km) NEAR SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE - 31km De Marseille (explosion)
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 08:35 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (297 km) WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA - 22km De Toulon (explosion), France
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 08:20 UTCM 2.0 / 10 km - [info] (71 km) FRANCE - 15km De Montluçon
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RENASS
Fri, 18 Sep 07:29 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (266 km) Confine Svizzera-Francia (SVIZZERA, FRANCIA), France
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INGV
Fri, 18 Sep 07:29 UTCM 2.2 / 0.8 km - [info] (266 km) 17 Km E of Genève, France
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SED
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 (7 earthquakes)
Thu, 17 Sep 11:14 UTCM 2.4 / 10 km - [info] (212 km) FRANCE - 14km De Grenoble
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 10:08 UTCM 1.8 / 9 km - [info] (293 km) PYRENEES - 28km De Mont-de-Marsan, France
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 10:07 UTCM 2.9 / 19 km - [info] (410 km) FRANCE - 6km De Pornic 18 reports
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 10:01 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (137 km) FRANCE - 22km De Saint-Chamond
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 09:55 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (94 km) FRANCE - 17km De Roanne (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 08:57 UTCM 1.8 / 5 km - [info] (187 km) FRANCE - 18km De Privas
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RENASS
Thu, 17 Sep 07:35 UTCM 2.1 / 10 km - [info] (195 km) FRANCE - 24km De Bollène
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RENASS
Wed, 16 Sep 2020
Wed, 16 Sep 08:30 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (193 km) NEAR SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE - 18km De Saint-Gély-du-Fesc
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RENASS
Wed, 16 Sep 02:39 UTCM 2.8 / 14 km - [info] (503 km) Off Manche,france
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BGS
Wed, 16 Sep 02:39 UTCM 3.1 / 7 km - [info] (500 km) FRANCE - 39km De Saint Helier
I FELT IT - 16 reports
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 2020 (7 earthquakes)
Tue, 15 Sep 22:42 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (248 km) FRANCE - 4km De Annecy
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 16:12 UTCM 2.8 - [info] (636 km) FRANCE - 5km De Brest
I FELT IT
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 09:54 UTCM 2.1 / 7 km - [info] (213 km) PYRENEES - 33km De Tarbes (France)
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 09:54 UTCM 2.8 / 10 km - [info] (222 km) 58 km ESE of Pau, France
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EMSC
Tue, 15 Sep 09:28 UTCM 2.0 - [info] (320 km) FRANCE - 31km De Montbéliard
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 09:19 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (89 km) FRANCE - 48km De Aurillac
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RENASS
Tue, 15 Sep 09:19 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (93 km) FRANCE - 50km De Aurillac
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RENASS
Sun, 13 Sep 2020 (7 earthquakes)
Sun, 13 Sep 23:06 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info] (404 km) BAY OF BISCAY - 16km De Challans (France)
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RENASS
Sun, 13 Sep 23:06 UTCM 2.6 / 4 km - [info] (393 km) 31 km SW of Nantes, France
I FELT IT
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EMSC
Sun, 13 Sep 23:06 UTCM 1.8 / 13 km - [info] (403 km) FRANCE - 15km De Challans
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RENASS
Sun, 13 Sep 17:14 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (545 km) FRANCE - 8km De Cherbourg-Octeville
I FELT IT
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RENASS
Sun, 13 Sep 12:16 UTCM 2.7 - [info] (550 km) FRANCE - 7km De Cherbourg-Octeville
I FELT IT
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RENASS
Sun, 13 Sep 09:30 UTCM 2.6 - [info] (549 km) FRANCE - 2km De Cherbourg-Octeville
I FELT IT
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RENASS
Sun, 13 Sep 06:27 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (287 km) FRANCE - 46km De Gap
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RENASS
Sat, 12 Sep 2020 (8 earthquakes)
Sat, 12 Sep 17:00 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info] (541 km) FRANCE - 13km De Cherbourg-Octeville
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RENASS
Sat, 12 Sep 17:00 UTCM 2.2 - [info] (550 km) FRANCE - 2km De Cherbourg-Octeville (explosion)
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RENASS
Sat, 12 Sep 14:06 UTCM 2.5 / 10 km - [info] (538 km) FRANCE - 21km De Cherbourg-Octeville
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RENASS
Sat, 12 Sep 14:06 UTCM 2.3 - [info] (554 km) FRANCE - 4km De Cherbourg-Octeville (explosion)
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RENASS
Sat, 12 Sep 14:06 UTCM 2.9 / 10 km - [info] (549 km) 62 km NE of Saint Helier, Jersey
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EMSC
Sat, 12 Sep 09:03 UTCM 2.8 / 5 km - [info] (548 km) 60 km NE of Saint Helier, Jersey
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EMSC
Sat, 12 Sep 09:03 UTCM 2.3 - [info] (553 km) FRANCE - 3km De Cherbourg-Octeville
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RENASS
Sat, 12 Sep 04:48 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (613 km) FRANCE - 21km De Douarnenez
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RENASS
Fri, 11 Sep 2020
Fri, 11 Sep 12:53 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (114 km) FRANCE - 9km De Saint-Étienne
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RENASS
Fri, 11 Sep 10:54 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (275 km) FRANCE - 17km De Bressuire
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RENASS
Fri, 11 Sep 08:26 UTCM 2.0 / 10 km - [info] (110 km) FRANCE - 48km De Châteauroux
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RENASS
Thu, 10 Sep 2020
Thu, 10 Sep 12:24 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (114 km) PYRENEES - 52km de Canet-en-Roussillon (France)
[Map]
RENASS
Thu, 10 Sep 01:33 UTCM 1.8 / 9.5 km - [info] (314 km) 9 Km NE Courmayeur (AO) (Italy)
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INGV
Wed, 9 Sep 2020
Wed, 9 Sep 15:34 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (320 km) FRANCE - 18km de Vesoul (quarry blast)
[Map]
RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 10:03 UTCM 2.4 / 10 km - [info] (146 km) FRANCE - 12km De Annonay
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RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 07:44 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (30 km) FRANCE - 19km de Cournon-d'Auvergne (quarry blast)
[Map]
RENASS
Wed, 9 Sep 06:49 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (311 km) NEAR SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE - 6km de Toulon (explosion)
[Map]
RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 2020
Tue, 8 Sep 10:45 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (201 km) FRANCE - 22km de Bourg-en-Bresse (quarry blast)
[Map]
RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 10:45 UTCM 2.5 / 30 km - [info] (394 km) 57 km E of Rennes, France
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EMSC
Tue, 8 Sep 10:12 UTCM 2.2 / 10 km - [info] (124 km) FRANCE - 18km De Le Puy-en-Velay
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RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 09:46 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (472 km) FRANCE - 10km de Dinan
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RENASS
Tue, 8 Sep 08:22 UTCM 2.5 / 10 km - [info] (286 km) FRANCE - 18km De Besançon
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RENASS
Mon, 7 Sep 2020
Mon, 7 Sep 10:08 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (333 km) NEAR SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE - 13km De Brignoles (quarry Blast)
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RENASS
Mon, 7 Sep 09:11 UTCM 1.9 - [info] (90 km) FRANCE - 52km de Aurillac (quarry blast)
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RENASS
Mon, 7 Sep 01:33 UTCM 2.4 / 5 km - [info] (225 km) WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA - 83km De Marseille (France)
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RENASS
Sun, 6 Sep 2020
Sun, 6 Sep 03:18 UTCM 2.6 / 5 km - [info] (376 km) NORTHERN ITALY - 39km De Cuneo (France)
[Map]
RENASS
Fri, 4 Sep 2020
Fri, 4 Sep 14:10 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (216 km) Nw La Mongie.fra (France)
[Map]
IGN
Fri, 4 Sep 12:04 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (262 km) FRANCE - 18km De Annecy
[Map]
RENASS
Fri, 4 Sep 10:08 UTCM 2.5 / 5 km - [info] (172 km) FRANCE - 7km De Valence
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RENASS
Fri, 4 Sep 09:33 UTCM 1.9 / 0.2 km - [info] (325 km) Montbeliard F (France)
[Map]
SED
Thu, 3 Sep 2020
Thu, 3 Sep 19:38 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (209 km) Se La Mongie.fra (France)
[Map]
IGN
Thu, 3 Sep 10:49 UTCM 1.8 / 0.1 km - [info] (313 km) Altkirch F (France)
[Map]
SED
Thu, 3 Sep 10:25 UTCM 2.0 / 20 km - [info] (370 km) FRANCE - 24km de Château-Gontier
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RENASS
Wed, 2 Sep 2020
Wed, 2 Sep 12:06 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (414 km) FRANCE - 13km De Argentan (quarry Blast)
[Map]
RENASS
Tue, 1 Sep 2020
Tue, 1 Sep 13:59 UTCM 1.8 / 6 km - [info] (261 km) Se Arudy.fra (France)
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IGN
Tue, 1 Sep 11:37 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (437 km) FRANCE - 13km De Bruz
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RENASS
Tue, 1 Sep 09:52 UTCM 2.4 / 10 km - [info] (402 km) FRANCE - 15km de Challans
[Map]
RENASS
Tue, 1 Sep 00:54 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (291 km) Se Mauleon Licharre.fra (France)
[Map]
IGN
Mon, 31 Aug 2020
Mon, 31 Aug 10:13 UTCM 2.0 / 10 km - [info] (365 km) NORTHERN ITALY - 42km De Cuneo (France)
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RENASS
Sun, 30 Aug 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Sun, 30 Aug 22:33 UTCM 2.3 / 2 km - [info] (334 km) 54 km SE of Nantes, France
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EMSC
Sun, 30 Aug 22:33 UTCM 2.0 / 10 km - [info] (350 km) FRANCE - 10km De La Roche-sur-Yon
[Map]
RENASS
Sun, 30 Aug 14:25 UTCM 1.9 / 5 km - [info] (564 km) FRANCE - 12km De Concarneau
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RENASS
Sun, 30 Aug 09:41 UTCM 2.2 / 5 km - [info] (220 km) FRANCE - 15km De Tarbes
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RENASS
Sun, 30 Aug 05:47 UTCM 1.8 / 5 km - [info] (267 km) FRANCE - 41km De Saint-Martin-d'Hères
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RENASS
Sun, 30 Aug 04:44 UTCM 1.8 - [info] (234 km) S Lourdes.fra (France)
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IGN
Sat, 29 Aug 2020
Sat, 29 Aug 06:49 UTCM 2.4 / 2 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (24 km) - Massif Central, France 24 km N of Clermont-Ferrand, France
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 29 Aug 01:30 UTCM 1.8 / 5 km - [info] (301 km) PYRENEES - 55km De Billère (France)
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RENASS
Fri, 28 Aug 2020
Fri, 28 Aug 11:26 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (401 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 9km De Couëron
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RENASS
Fri, 28 Aug 09:33 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (111 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 30km De Limoges
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RENASS
Fri, 28 Aug 00:13 UTCM 1.8 / 11 km - [info] (169 km) Se Bagneres De Luchon.fra (France)
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IGN
Thu, 27 Aug 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 27 Aug 17:07 UTCM 1.9 / 0.6 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (306 km) - Massif Central, France Chamonix F (France)
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SED
Thu, 27 Aug 10:54 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (410 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 13km De Vitré
[Map]
RENASS
Thu, 27 Aug 10:03 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (260 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 14km de Besançon
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RENASS
Thu, 27 Aug 09:10 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (500 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 30km de Pontivy
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RENASS
Thu, 27 Aug 08:05 UTCM 2.0 - [info] (297 km) PYRENEES - 46km de Billère (quarry blast) (France)
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RENASS
Thu, 27 Aug 07:55 UTCM 1.9 / 10 km - [info] (356 km) NEAR SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE - 18km De Fréjus
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RENASS
Wed, 26 Aug 2020
Wed, 26 Aug 10:56 UTCM 1.8 / 5 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (282 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 10km De Besançon
[Map]
RENASS
Wed, 26 Aug 08:33 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info] (418 km) NEAR SOUTH COAST OF FRANCE - 15km De Nice
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RENASS
Wed, 26 Aug 08:16 UTCM 2.4 / 5 km - [info] (263 km) FRANCE - 16km De Gérardmer
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RENASS
Wed, 26 Aug 00:41 UTCM 2.6 / 3.8 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (304 km) - Massif Central, France Chamonix F (France)
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SED
Mon, 24 Aug 2020
Mon, 24 Aug 06:18 UTCM 2.6 / 2 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (281 km) - Massif Central, France 56 km SSE of Angers, France
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EMSC
Sun, 23 Aug 2020
Sun, 23 Aug 08:08 UTCM 2.7 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (582 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 15km De Concarneau
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RENASS
Sun, 23 Aug 08:08 UTCM 2.1 / 3 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (585 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 22km De Concarneau
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 2020 (8 earthquakes)
Fri, 21 Aug 21:41 UTCM 1.8 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (298 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 29km de Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 20:03 UTCM 1.8 / 5 km - [info] (239 km) FRANCE - 6km de Tarbes
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 10:19 UTCM 2.5 / 5 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (88 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 11km de Roanne
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 09:40 UTCM 2.6 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (83 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 32km de Vichy
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 08:55 UTCM 2.1 / 10 km - [info] (298 km) FRANCE - 13km de Belfort
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 08:11 UTCM 3.1 / 10 km - [info]Chaîne des Puys (75 km) - Massif Central, France FRANCE - 40km de Le Puy-en-Velay
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 04:27 UTCM 2.5 / 10 km - [info] (279 km) PYRENEES - 16km de Pau (France)
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RENASS
Fri, 21 Aug 04:27 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km - [info] (148 km) FRANCE - 27km de Pamiers
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RENASS

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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.8 x 1010 joules (7.92 megawatt hours, equivalent to 6.81 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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