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Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 2.8 WESTERN AUSTRALIA on Saturday, 12 January 2019

Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake  - 2.8  WESTERN AUSTRALIA on Saturday, 12 January 2019
Date & time: Saturday, 12 January 2019 05:06 UTC
Magnitude: 2.8
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.27°S / 121.81°E (Australia)
Nearest volcano: Newer Volcanics Province (2024 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1*10^9 J (278 KWh / 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 12 Jan 2019
Sat, 12 Jan 05:05 UTCM 2.8 / 10 kmSW of Kalgoorlie, WAGeoAu

"I felt it" reports:
Boulder, Kalgoorlie / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was very scary, we thought something had hit the side of our house, and a distinct rubbling was audible.
Albany / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kalgoorlie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(64.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Crescent City / not felt: Y'all should feel the 7s were used to lol Alaska is breaking loose, the ring is unstable, don't trust ^ůsģs, they report fake and false info.
Boulder / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very Lou’s bang right underneath house. I felt the kitchen floor move. In Boulder.
Piccadilly, Kalgoorlie / MMI III (Weak shaking): Experienced a 1 second rumble vibrate through the house.


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