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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - UKRAINE-ROMANIA-MOLDOVA BDR REG on Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - UKRAINE-ROMANIA-MOLDOVA BDR REG on Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Aug 16 15:32: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 3.7.
Aug 16 15:43: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 4.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 15.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Wed, 16 Aug 15:16:35 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.54°N / 28°E (Romania)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (772 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^10 J (17.5 MWh / 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 16 Aug 2017
Wed, 16 Aug 15:16 UTCM 4.3 / 12.5 km- 4km N of Smirdan, RomaniaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Galati (10.5 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(11.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Galati / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Iași (Romania) (182 km NW from epicenter)(no details): În Iași nu s-a simțit (via EMSC)
Chișinău (Moldova) (181 km N from epicenter)(no details): I didn't feel anything (via EMSC)
Bacău (Romania) (139 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Scurt....usor...se auzeau paharele in vitrina...asta mi a atras atentia prima data...apoi am simtit patul cum se misca... (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (14 km S from epicenter)(no details): Destul de tare si scurt (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (12 km S from epicenter)(no details): Eram in picioare in supermarket in fata unui raft. Am simtit un usor balans, o singura miscare, f. scurta. (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (12 km S from epicenter)(no details): S a simtit la Galati.A fost de suprafata! (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (12 km S from epicenter)(no details): Just 4-5 verfical shocks, first earthquake i felt being outside (via EMSC)
Odesa (Ukraine) (236 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Еле еле коснулось. Одесса (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (198 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing in Bucharest (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (192 km SW from epicenter)(no details): S (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (191 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Nu s-a simțit nimic în București (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (190 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Did not feel it in Bucharest. First floor. (via EMSC)
Olăneşti (Moldova) (182 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nu am simțit (via EMSC)
Constanța (Romania) (156 km S from epicenter)(no details): In cta nu am simtit nimic (via EMSC)
Tecuci (Romania) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Un zgomot oribil! Tecuci (via EMSC)
Greci (Romania) (44 km SE from epicenter)(no details): S-a simțit și nordul Dobrogei. În comuna Greci județul Tulcea munții Macinului. Nu îmi dădeam seama de ce se zgâlțâie masa. (via EMSC)
Brăila (Romania) (31 km S from epicenter)(no details): I hear just a heavy noise like something just moving quiqly and a litle moves the floor under my feets. For a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (13 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Puternic, cu intermitente, pe verticala (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (13 km S from epicenter)(no details): Micut (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (12 km S from epicenter)(no details): Destul de puternic, pentru o intensitate asa mica. (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (12 km S from epicenter)(no details): Ce a fost asta? Cutremur doar la Galați? (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (12 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was powerful. Like a hit from the bottom. Felt like an explosion or something. (via EMSC)
Galați (Romania) (10 km S from epicenter)(no details): S-a simțit la galati (via EMSC)

 

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