Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 3.3 km southeast of Lessoc, Gruyère District, Freiburg, Switzerland, on Saturday, 1 July 2017 at 08:10 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 3.3 km southeast of Lessoc, Gruyère District, Freiburg, Switzerland, on Saturday, 1 July 2017 at 08:10 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 4 km depth

1 Jul 08:12 UTC: First to report: SED after 2 minutes.
Jul 1 09:18: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 4.2 km.
Date & time: 1 Jul 2017 08:10:34 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 4.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.49°N / 7.1°E (Gruyère District, Fribourg, Switzerland)
Nearest volcano: Kaiserstuhl (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Rossinière (Vaud) (pop: 527) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ENE of montoru (Vaud) (pop: 22,900) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) E of Vevey (Riviera-Pays-d'Enhaut, Vaud) (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NNE of Monthey (Valais) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Pully (Lavaux-Oron, Vaud) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Freiburg (La Sarine, Fribourg) (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) E of Lausanne (Vaud) (pop: 116,800) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) E of Renens (Ouest lausannois, Vaud) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SW of Thun (Bern) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) SSW of Berne (pop: 121,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SED (Swiss Seismological Service)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.34.2 kmCHATEAU-D'OEX VDSED
4.310 kmSwitzerlandGFZ
4.25 kmSWITZERLANDEMSC
4.15.9 km- 8km WNW of Chateau-d'Oex, SwitzerlandUSGS
4.04 kmSvizzera (SVIZZERA)INGV

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Wolvega, Netherland / not felt : I live to far from the epicenter.  
20.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Very short, single shake, like something heavy fell on thé ground. (reported through our app)  
Jona (155.5 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Richterswil (145.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Montbovon (4.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : J'ai été réveillé par un bruit métallique comme la vibration d'une chéneau suivi d'un grondement et d'un coup  
148 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt : Didn't feel anything.  
87.4 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Fribourg / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Chateau d'oex / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Bed, VD (27.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Widows shaked! Felt very well. (reported through our app)  
Dietikon (140.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Lausanne, ch des Aubépines 8 (37 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
14.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Bex, VD (27.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Windows chaked! (reported through our app)  
Bex / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Croy (Switzerland, 54 km NW of epicenter) : J'étais à Yverdon-Les-Bains. Le ressenti a été très léger. (reported through EMSC)  
Obergoms VS (Switzerland, 100 km E of epicenter) : Light shaking during 3 sec while sitting outside (reported through EMSC)  
(Switzerland, 127 km N of epicenter) : Vibration durch den Boden die von Süd nach Nord ging, ca 1sek. Konnte ein kleines, rüttelndes Geräusch vom oberen Stockwerk wahrnehmen. Zweite Person im Raum hat nichts gemerkt/gesagt. (reported through EMSC)  
Sion (Switzerland, 33 km SE of epicenter) : Un bruit sourd suivi d'une oscillation légère de l'immeuble durant un peu moins de 10 secondes. (reported through EMSC)  
Annecy (France, 97 km SW of epicenter) : Un craquement de la cloison, une drôle de sensation assis sur une chaise les coudes sur la table. À Annecy au 6 ème étage. (reported through EMSC)  
Lausanne (Switzerland, 36 km W of epicenter) : Comme si on déplaçait un grosse armoire au dessus de chez moi... (reported through EMSC)  
Vuisternens-en-Ogoz (Switzerland, 27 km NW of epicenter) : Secousse bien ressentie grincements des latte du plafond et étagère tremblee (reported through EMSC)  
Pont-la-Ville (Switzerland, 25 km N of epicenter) : Villa en structure bois. Le toit a craqué violemment pendant 2 à 3 secondes. Nous avons cru que c'était un coup de bourrasque. Ma femme était assise sur le lit et elle a cru que le toit allait s'envoler! (reported through EMSC)  
Bulle (Switzerland, 16 km NW of epicenter) : Très bref mais gros bruit entendu ainsi que vitres et sol qui tremble. Le canapé bougeait alors que j'étais assise dessus ! Impression de bruit comme une explosion. (reported through EMSC)  
Montreux (Switzerland, 15 km W of epicenter) : Similar to an explosion, lasted 3-5 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Verona (Italy, 321 km E of epicenter) : Hi (reported through EMSC)  
Erstfeld (Switzerland, 125 km E of epicenter) : I was sleeping. My bed shaked. Not strong at all (reported through EMSC)  
Meinier (Switzerland, 71 km W of epicenter) : Un bruit sourd soudain, comme un gros coup de vent violent qui a créé un son de craquement dans le lambris du plafond a l étage de ma maison familiale. Rien n a bougé (reported through EMSC)  
Sion (Switzerland, 33 km SE of epicenter) : Très brève secousse clairement perçue depuis mon salon. (reported through EMSC)  
Conthey (Switzerland, 32 km SE of epicenter) : Bien ressenti la secousse et le meubles ont tremblé (reported through EMSC)  
Vétroz (Switzerland, 31 km SE of epicenter) : Il y en a de plus en plus ces temps-ci en Valais (reported through EMSC)  
(Switzerland, 30 km SE of epicenter) : Brève secousse mais bien ressentie. (reported through EMSC)  
Aven (Switzerland, 29 km SE of epicenter) : J'ai ressenti une vibration mais je n'ai rien vu bouger autour de moi (Aven) (reported through EMSC)  
Monthey (Switzerland, 26 km SW of epicenter) : Légère vibration dans un centre commercial à Monthey - VS (reported through EMSC)  
Noville (Switzerland, 19 km SW of epicenter) : Pas de sensation au sol mais effectivement cette impression générale de tremblement de terre (reported through EMSC)  
Leysin (Switzerland, 16 km SW of epicenter) : Nous habitons au 5ème étage d'un immeuble. Nous avons entendu un bruit assourdissant puis le bâtiment à tremblé 2 à 3 secondes. (reported through EMSC)  
Villeneuve (Switzerland, 15 km SW of epicenter) : A very big shake. But quite short. (reported through EMSC)  
Villeneuve (Switzerland, 15 km SW of epicenter) : Les mur ont tremblé comme si une enorme bourasque de vent sur la maison (reported through EMSC)  
Montreux (Switzerland, 15 km W of epicenter) : Ça a duré 2 à 3 secondes, armoire qui a bien bougé assez fort à Montreux (reported through EMSC)  
Fully (Switzerland, 38 km S of epicenter) : Le bruit sourd parfaitement entendu (reported through EMSC)  
Monthey (Switzerland, 28 km S of epicenter) : Léger vrombissement... (reported through EMSC)  
Yvorne (Switzerland, 19 km SW of epicenter) : yvorne secousse tres breve mais bien ressentie (reported through EMSC)  
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