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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - MAYOTTE REGION on Saturday, 9 February 2019

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - MAYOTTE REGION on Saturday, 9 February 2019
9 Feb 07:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: Saturday, 9 February 2019 07:13 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.86°S / 45.26°E (Mayotte)
Nearest volcano: Mayotte Island (10 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) SW of Pamandzi (pop: 9,100)
8 km (5 mi) SE of Dembeni (pop: 10,100)
9 km (5 mi) S of Dzaoudzi (pop: 15,300)
9 km (6 mi) SE of Mamoudzou (pop: 54,800)
15 km (10 mi) SE of Koungou (pop: 18,100)
121 km (75 mi) SE of Moutsamoudou (pop: 23,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 9 Feb 07:13 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmMAYOTTE REGIONEMSC
2019-02-09 10:13:41 +03:00 (9 Feb 07:13:41 UTC)M 4.7 / 10 km- 7km SSW of Pamandzi, MayotteUSGS

User reports for this quake (20)

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Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 9 km NW of epicenter) : Seisme de magnitude habituelle ! (reported through EMSC)
Bandraboua (Mayotte, 21 km NW of epicenter) : En plongée sous-marine. Gros bruit assez long (reported through EMSC)
Sada (Mayotte, 18 km W of epicenter) : Bruit puis mon lit s’est mis à bouger ... (reported through EMSC)
Tsingoni (Mayotte, 16 km NW of epicenter) : J'ai ressenti ce séisme comme un bruit d'un gros camion. (reported through EMSC)
Tsingoni (Mayotte, 15 km NW of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte, 9 km N of epicenter) : J étais à l aéroport et ça vraiment secoué (reported through EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte, 8 km N of epicenter) : Pas très forte à Labattoir, mais clairement ressentie quand même. (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 10 km NW of epicenter) : Ça bouge koi (reported through EMSC)
Bandraboua (Mayotte, 22 km NW of epicenter) : Première secousse suivie immédiatement d'une seconde plus violente (reported through EMSC)
Tsingoni (Mayotte, 16 km NW of epicenter) : Brève secousse, les verres ont chantés dans les placards! Et nous avons senti le canapé bougé. (reported through EMSC)
Chirongui (Mayotte, 15 km SW of epicenter) : Grosse secousse avec craquement des murs (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 12 km NW of epicenter) : Brève secousse avec l'impression que le sol chassait de gauche à droite (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 10 km NW of epicenter) : Secousse longue qui a fait bougé l'hôpital (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 10 km NW of epicenter) : La magnitude est inférieur à se qu'on récent réellement (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 10 km NW of epicenter) : Avec déplacement (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 10 km NW of epicenter) : Plusieurs secousses d'intensité croissante (reported through EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte, 9 km NW of epicenter) : Boueni mayotte (reported through EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte, 9 km N of epicenter) : Belle secousse à Labattoir ! Impression d’avoir le volcan sous nos fesses... (reported through EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte, 8 km N of epicenter) : Séisme ressenti à pamandzi à l'instant assez long avec un ressenti de 4 environ je pense (reported through EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte, 7 km N of epicenter) : Légère secousse ressentie à Pamandzi (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - MAYOTTE REGION on Saturday, 9 February 2019

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