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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - ROMANIA on Sunday, 8 October 2017

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - ROMANIA on Sunday, 8 October 2017
Oct 8 01:55: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 3.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 150.0 to 134.0 km.
Oct 8 02:10: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 134.0 to 128.0 km.
Date & time: Sun, 8 Oct 01:49:39 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 128.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.71°N / 26.65°E (Romania)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (807 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^10 J (24.8 MWh / 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Odesa (324 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Не відчув (via app)
Bucuresti (152.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Nu s-a simtit nimic.
Wolvega, Netherland (1688.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Tiraspol (Moldova) (261 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Тирасполь, Не чувствовал! (via EMSC)
Popești-Leordeni (Romania) (152 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bucuresti - nu s.a simtit nimic (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (151 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bucuresti nimic (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (148 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bucuresti , etj 10 .s-a simțit de la stânga la dreapta ca o smuncitura mică. (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (148 km S from epicenter)(no details): S-a simțit in Bucuresti la etajul 5. M-a trezit din somn. (via EMSC)
Constanța (Romania) (233 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Constanța nimic (via EMSC)
Chișinău (Moldova) (222 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Было слабо ,но ощутимо в Кишиневе. (via EMSC)
Chișinău (Moldova) (221 km NE from epicenter)(no details): LA Chisinau nimic (via EMSC)
Chisinau (Moldova) (220 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Chișinău. Nu am simțit nimic. Apropo, am visat recent un cutremur mare, așa că sunt oarecum alertată. (via EMSC)
Chișinău (Moldova) (220 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Chisinau.....NIMIC (via EMSC)
Iași (Romania) (175 km NE from epicenter)(no details): La iasi nu s-a simtit (via EMSC)
Bucharest (Romania) (152 km S from epicenter)(no details): Nu am simtit nimic. (via EMSC)
Siliștea Snagovului (Romania) (116 km S from epicenter)(no details): Snagov nimic . (via EMSC)
Ploiești (Romania) (99 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ploiesti nimik (via EMSC)
Câmpina (Romania) (97 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Campina, nimic. (via EMSC)
Bacău (Romania) (96 km N from epicenter)(no details): Nu s.a simtit abs nimic. Dar e bine asa, nici sa nu simtit nimic! (via EMSC)
Brașov (Romania) (79 km W from epicenter)(no details): Brasov - nu s-a simtit nimic.La ce 'telegram' va referiti? (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (152 km S from epicenter)(no details): In Bucuresti absolut nimic. Pe telegram a venit alerta la 4:50 (via EMSC)
București (Romania) (151 km S from epicenter)(no details): telegram nu prea pare sa trimita in timp real. si mie tot la :50 mi-a sosit notificarea pe telegram. poate apuca nea 2dose sa faca sistemul ala de alertare prin telefon cand o veni ala mare de 7 (via EMSC)
Brăila (Romania) (118 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Brăila.. NIMIC.. .. (via EMSC)

 

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