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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Northwest of Madagascar on Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Northwest of Madagascar on Tuesday, 15 May 2018
Date & time: Tue, 15 May 11:26:49 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.87°S / 45.57°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Mayotte Island (44 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

"I felt it" reports:
(50.9 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Chiconi (250.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Mamoudzou (38.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(32.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Sada (Mayotte) (56 km W from epicenter)(no details): Un peu flippant j etais a l intérieur de la maison (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ressenti, une de plus (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (43 km W from epicenter)(no details): Léger tremblement (via EMSC)
Dembeni (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça fait quelques jours qu'on a des essaim mais C'est toujours impressionant (via EMSC)
Combani (Mayotte) (53 km W from epicenter)(no details) (via EMSC)
Kaweni (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Seisme de longue durée mais pas de degats chez moi (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (43 km W from epicenter)(no details): -Assez forte secousse (via EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte) (40 km W from epicenter)(no details): Intensité à 4.8 (via EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Impressionnant (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (37 km W from epicenter)(no details): Toujours impressionOn a toujours peur que le prochain soit plus fort (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Tue, 15 May
Tue, 15 May 15:48 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info] (43 km)Northwest of Madagascar
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
MAMOUDZOU / MMI V (Moderate shaking): J'etais dans un magasin les objets tombaient des rayons.vibration du plafond et des vitres. Durée entre 7 et 12 secondes.
(49 km W from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(40 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Saint-Benoit (Réunion) (1391 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Nous avons ressenti la secousse , les meubles bougeaient et les verres allaient tombé , tout à bougé ...J'ai cru que sa n'allait pas s'arrêté,les murs se penchaient et le ventilateur vassillait (via EMSC)
Bandraboua (Mayotte) (58 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Micro seisme, type 4.3, la maison à Tremblé! C'était progressif mais court ! (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Impressionnant mais pas de quoi paniquer (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Tue, 15 May 20:25 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (41 km)- 30km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
(14445.6 km NW from epicenter) / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Everything was flying downwards.
(37.2 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
TSINGONI / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Read all reports
Wed, 16 May
Wed, 16 May 19:32 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (50 km)- 37km E of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS
Wed, 16 May 19:32 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (50 km)- 37km E of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
bob the builder / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Wed, 16 May 19:32 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (50 km)- 37km E of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]USGS
Fri, 18 May
Fri, 18 May 05:58 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (62 km)- 49km E of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
(69.7 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like à truck was passing betside workspace. (via app)
Sat, 19 May
Sat, 19 May 13:11 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (61 km)- 54km SE of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 19 May 20:38 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (65 km)- 53km E of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 19 May 21:00 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (56 km) MAYOTTE REGION
I FELT IT
[Map]
EMSC
mamoudzou / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(56.5 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(64.8 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sada (Mayotte) (59 km W from epicenter)(no details): J'étais déjà au lit quand il y'a les secousses, je me suis réveillé en sursot et plus eu sommeil, nuit blanche depuis. (via EMSC)
Tsimkoura (Mayotte) (54 km W from epicenter)(no details): Secousse qui m’a réveillée. (via EMSC)
Mtsamboro (Mayotte) (65 km W from epicenter)(no details): J ai senti juste trembler pendant 2 seconde (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sun, 20 May
Sun, 20 May 08:01 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (59 km)Northwest of Madagascar
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
(64.3 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(54.8 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(48.2 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (52 km W from epicenter)(no details): Nous dormions (via EMSC)
Tsimkoura (Mayotte) (61 km W from epicenter)(no details): La Terre a bien tremblé. Nous étions dehors et pourtant le ressenti était puissant. (via EMSC)
Kaweni (Mayotte) (53 km W from epicenter)(no details): C'est pas normal et pourquoi on nous cache la vérité. Sa fais plus de deux semaines que notre île tremble. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 21 May
Mon, 21 May 00:47 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (59 km)Northwest of Madagascar
I FELT IT
[Map]
GFZ
Anjozorobe (638.5 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): J'étais au lit, déjà réveillé la nuit. Mon lit se balançait et tremblait comme si j'étais sur un bateau. Cela a duré quelques minutes. La sensation était claire mais pas effrayante.
Dzoumonyé / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Awakened!
Hamjago / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Majicavo Lamir (Mayotte) (45 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Flûte ça continue! (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (43 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça commence a en faire beaucoup en ce moment... (via EMSC)
Dzoumogne (Mayotte) (57 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Le sol a vibrer. Le toit à tremblé avec avec un bruit sourd (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Mon, 21 May 17:40 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (39 km)- 28km ESE of Pamandzi, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Iloni (37.2 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Labattoir (29.1 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Tue, 22 May
Tue, 22 May 03:29 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info]Mayotte Island (16 km) - France, Western Indian Ocean- 7km ESE of Bandrele, Mayotte
I FELT IT
[Map]
USGS
Bandrélé (10.9 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(15.7 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)



 

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