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Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - FRANCE on Thursday, 21 February 2019

Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake  - FRANCE on Thursday, 21 February 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 5.0 km.
Feb 21 08:37: Magnitude recalculated from 3.0 to 3.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 21 February 2019 08:18 UTC
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.86°N / 1.05°E (France)
Nearest volcano: Siebengebirge (444 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^9 J (2.21 MWh / 1.9 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:
Plymouth / MMI III (Weak shaking): We were enjoying our Champagne and some Salmon Vaulavantes when the Chandler's started a cadence. We had to ask our private cheaffeur to put the Rolls Royce back in the garage and secure the safe.
Guyancourt (France) (151 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Ressenti plus comme une sensation étrange qu'un mouvement franc. J'ai installé cette appli pour voir si un seisme avait eu lieu. A priori oui, vers Rouen 15 à 20mn plus tôt. (via EMSC)


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