Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Xizang on Thursday, 13 December 2018 at 15:32 (GMT)

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Xizang on Thursday, 13 December 2018 at 15:32 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

13 Dec 15:43 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 13 Dec 2018 03:32:53 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.78°N / 98.86°E (China)
Nearby towns and cities:
220 km (137 mi) SE of Chamdo (Partido de Olavarria) (pop: 86,300)
233 km (145 mi) NNW of Shangri-La (Deqen) (pop: 130,000)
300 km (186 mi) W of Kangding (Garzê) (pop: 100,000)
350 km (218 mi) NNW of Lijiang (pop: 1,137,600)
392 km (244 mi) WNW of Xichang (Liangshan Yizu Zizhizhou) (pop: 126,800)
455 km (283 mi) NW of Dadukou (Calabar Municipal) (pop: 461,500)
510 km (317 mi) W of Chengdu (pop: 7,415,600)
744 km (462 mi) W of Chongqing (pop: 7,457,600)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.810 kmXizangGFZ
M 4.98 km西藏昌都市芒康县CEIC
M 5.118 km- 22km ENE of Gartog, ChinaUSGS
M 5.137 kmXizangGeoAu

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