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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Kenya on Sunday, 24 March 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Kenya on Sunday, 24 March 2019
Mar 25 06:55: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 4.8.
Date & time: Sun, 24 Mar 16:21:14 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.13°S / 38.19°E (Kenya)
Nearest volcano: Chyulu Hills (61 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 24 Mar 2019
Sun, 24 Mar 16:21 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmKenya[Map]EMSC
Sun, 24 Mar 16:21 UTCM 4.8 / 9.5 km41km NNW of Wundanyi, Kenya[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
nairobi embakasi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): i didnt hear it from before even i thought that it was a tractor rolling the road finally it was told its a quake
Kasarani / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was drunk and felt a slight tremor as I was belching. Thought it was from my belch.
Nairobi, Kawangware / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Had to leave the building in fear.
Taita taveta university / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Nairobi / not felt
Nairobi, Ngara / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The couch shook for about 5 seconds
(393.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Eastleigh / MMI III (Weak shaking): Firsts time in my life
Wundanyi, Taita Taveta. / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
voi / MMI VI (Strong shaking): The experiences was horrible, it took me by surprise and I was wondering what was not happening, it was worse at first I though its a bulldozer pulling down my house.
Nairobi Next to mpshah / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): My game crashed
Kirinyaga / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt light shaking like vibration from moving heavy truck at around 7.25pm Sunday, 24/3/2019though no truck was passing.
murang'a / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kiambu (265.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The house shaked until chairs were drilling.
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Light weak tremor. felt as if sofa was slightly moving.
Kilimanjaro Region / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kasarani Seasons area / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sahking on my site, wife lying on the sofa and child in the bedroom . third floor of the building
Nairobi parklands / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was shocking when i realized the sofa that i was sitting on was shaking. N now all of a sudden, i felt as if the ceiling was going to fall above my head.
Nairobi (256.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight tremors not many felt it i was in a room of 4
Arusha, TZ / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Just a bit of shaking, I was the only one to notice in a small restaurant, since i was on a high chair. The liquor in the bottles was also moving:).
MasjId Umme Kulthum, Kizingo, near Mama Ngina Driv / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
I felt it in mombasa town and i was scared / MMI IV (Light shaking): Its true. Very scaring it happens like two times
(264.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Vet, Ngong / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It lasted about 10-15seconds
Thika, Kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Thika / MMI III (Weak shaking): Shaking on the floor
Ruaka, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
wundayi / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): things happen quickly, cooking stop and did not know how i got out. everyone was out and could hear the neighbors little daughter blaming the dog for pushing the house to ground.
Mobasa / MMI III (Weak shaking)
voi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt the ground litteraly shaking and iron sheets buckling. Everyone ran out of the house, it felt like it would collapse.
Taita Taveta ,Voi / MMI VI (Strong shaking): This didn't happen only yesterday,but about a week and half ago the same surrounding experienced faint earthquake. You could see a phone on a table vibrating in a couple of minutes.
Nanyuki (18.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Our chairs were shaking
(92.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Mkuu-Rombo, Kilimanjaro Tanzania / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in the house then I felt like Everything was vibrating. This lasted for about 15 seconds
Kiboroloni / MMI III (Weak shaking): Ran outside to see if others felt the same
Kileleshwa, Nairobi (257.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(103.3 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Moderate Shaking last for some seconds
KERUGOYA (309.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Lower Kabete / not felt
Westlands / not felt
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Muthue, Kitui (134.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi parkland / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
4th parklands, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(257.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
St. Louis Missouri / not felt: Not felt.
Umoja / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(259.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Narok county / MMI IX (Violent shaking): God is great
Githurai kiambu / MMI III (Weak shaking): Little scary tremor
Nairobi, Lavington / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kileleshwa Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Embakasi,within east african school of aviation / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I thought its as a result of too much eye strain or somerhing was wrong with me,because i was using my laptop.But i felt it,heard my bed shake and saw my cloth railing shake.It somehow happened twice,Consecutively.
San francisco / not felt
Murang'a / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi (225.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt as though I was swinging
Gatundu (252.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
T / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi, Kenya. (233.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shocking.
Kitui town (182.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi Ngong road / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Spring vally Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ganjoni mombasa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(259.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(250.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
3rd parklands jambo plaza / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Jabavu road / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
pipeline embakasi east / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt like the house was about to fall
Nakuru / not felt: Didn't feel at all
Umoja.Nairobi / not felt: Felt Nothing
Nairobi, Imara Daima / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kitengela / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was in bed, then suddenly I felt like the house was rocking back and forth. I was scared since I live in a second floor and I was afraid that the building could be collapsing
Nairobi, Spring Valley / not felt: Did it feel anything but our neighbors did!
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
dagorreti centre / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kahawa we ndani, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
mbagathi ride karen nairobi kenya / MMI II (Very weak shaking): the whole house shock I got my grandson and daughter to come from upstairs and all my guest who had come for supper to go outside,
Kitui west constituency (206.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): i hered the roof was shaking and also sits were shaking too
Karen / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I almost fell
At Nairobi AMARESA BUILDING AT GITHURI ROAD NEAR I / MMI VI (Strong shaking): At 6th parklands nbi build named AMARESA at 5th floor sitting on sofa experience sofa was swinging towards my left and right
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): I thought it was the road works trucks but it was so persistent and peculiar
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Thika town (81.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): was seated on a sofa and here was mild shaking of the building
Mombasa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
KABUTETI MUNDORO IN GATUNDU SOUTH / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt as if the seat was moving back n forth
Gachie / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi Kilimani / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like my couch was rocking. Balcony windows were shaking
Athiriver / MMI III (Weak shaking)
I felt it. / MMI IV (Light shaking): I thought I was the one shaking.
Nairobi, Jamhuri Estate / MMI IV (Light shaking)
rwaka / MMI III (Weak shaking): shaked a house and seats
Westlands / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kiambu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Machakos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kabete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Meru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt like the government was grabbing the whole country
Naivasha / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was lying on my coach, I felt like the seat was shaking. It was a weird very weird experience.
5th parklands Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Hardy, Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt like a door slamming that reverberated around the house. Very mild but unsettling.
Kiambu (261.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt slight shaking
Nairobi Nyari West / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Parklands / MMI II (Very weak shaking): On the 12th floor of a building and felt the tremors for a few seconds.
Mirema / MMI IV (Light shaking): Curtains moving, sofa shake and door noise
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Machakos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was very weird we dont experience earthquakes often around east africa that was the 2nd time my entire life
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
General mathenge road, westlands, nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting on my bed.. it began shaking for about 10-15 secs then even the doors rattled..
Machakos / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt a shaking while sitting on a bed. My apartment block actually shook.
Karura ka nyungu / not felt: Nothing
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Meru, Kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(265.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
parkl / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Malindi, Kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking): The only shaking here was Aisha Juma's waist. But it didn't last for long.
Moshi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi (255.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(256.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Rigdeways / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was asleep.... woken up by this feeling and shaky n thought as if I was dreaming....
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / not felt
Ngong Kenya (193.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking. It happened twice
kitui (187.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Nairobi uhuru highway / MMI IV (Light shaking): On uhuru highway thought my car had just broken its engine mountings
Voi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
I felt it nairobi but was mild . Not so much notic / MMI III (Weak shaking): Flet in doors objecta shake and vibrate
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(265.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(268 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi , general mathenge road, westlands / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was on my bed it shook and the door rattled
Nairobi, Runda Drive / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi, ngong road / MMI III (Weak shaking): Slight vibrations on our feet
Nairobi Runda Olive Road / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
RONGAI / MMI III (Weak shaking): The feeling was hardly noticeable but phone at the edge of the table fell down.
Sagalla, Voi / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was in bed and it shook vigorously, cabinet doors opened, 1½ year old child scared and ran for safety, cracks on walls enlarged.
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Embakasi tassia. .Felt nothing / not felt
Dagoretti road karinde nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Seated on my sofa and felt it move hanging mirror on wall was shaking it came twice
Ongata rongai / MMI IV (Light shaking): I thought someone was toying with my seat
Safari Park / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Embu / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt weak shaking.Was my bed.
Quarry Lane, Karen / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight tremor. Plate fell off the table.
Arusha / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Athi River, great wall gardens / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi (251.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): House shook. Library rattled. Furniture shook. Felt one tremor then another one 15 seconds later each lasting 5 seconds approximately
Wilson airport / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kikuyu / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mbagathi Ridge, Karen / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very slight tremor, dining chair I was sitting on moved
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kikuyu, Kiambu County / MMI IV (Light shaking): Walls visibly shaking, Seats and floor shaking, TV visibly shaking, Felt it from the second floor in Kikuyu
Arusha Tanzania / MMI III (Weak shaking)
meru / MMI III (Weak shaking): was lying on the bed.. Was quite rattled and had to go out just to be sure that the building was not going down!
Ngong Road / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Murang'a / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the shaking while lying on my sofa
Mountain view, Nairobi (272.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Makueni / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Embu / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Muthatari, Embu rapid shaking for seconds felt.
Kiambu,tigoni (267.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was in the topfloor bedroom and Felt 2 vibrations approximately 10 seconds apart.each lasted for about 5 seconds.
Embu / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was light
Joyland, Ruaka / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted about 20 seconds.All my doors and windows shook and I could see the curtains move. My sofa also shook.
Kikuyu / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Shaking objects
Kileleshwa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kiambu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(262.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Nyari West Estate
Nairobi kariobangi south / MMI IV (Light shaking): Terrific,I thought our building was coming down
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Webuye / not felt
NAIROBI WEST, while i was studying in my room with / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was studying in my study room with complete silence and I live on the second floor. I felt a very mild tremor in earth for at least 4 to 5 seconds. This is very true information because i felt it by myself.
Kyuna Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Meru (275.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kabete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt it when i sat on my seat. As if i was on a bodaboda
Mombasa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nyali / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Runda, Nairobi (6.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Squeaking from furniture and doors made me realize something was up.
Runda, Nairobi (267.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Windows were shaking but not very strong.
Limuru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kiambu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
South C / not felt
Voi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mirema Springs Estate / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My dustbin fell. I felt like someone was forcing me to move.
(301.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Awesome
Academy,Ngong (260 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nyeri Kenya / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was seated on my chair watching TV. I thought my kitten was playing with my chair. Only to note it was very strong for my little kitten. That's when I realized am being shaken ....
Ruaka / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kahawa (256.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): One loosely placed item fell from the shelf and tried to convince myself it was a gust of wind.
Marurui / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt like someone was shaking my bed
Nairobi, Lang'ata / MMI IV (Light shaking)
4th parklands, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ruiru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Voi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kitengela / MMI III (Weak shaking): My Couch was swaying
Kikuyu (269.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ongata Rongai / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
1st Parklands Avenue, Nairobi Kenya / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slight trubulace. Felt like my sofa was moving/shaking
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Embakasi, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
westlands near safaricom hq / MMI IV (Light shaking): my office chair moved.Westlands Nairobi
Kenol muranga / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Thika / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(258.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kiambu town / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(259 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(249 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mirema / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt shaking of my flat from first floor. Lasted for about 10 seconds.
Karen. Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mlolongo, mavoko / MMI IV (Light shaking): Not violent
Mountain View Westlands, Kenya / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kerugoya (305.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Jogoo road / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kiambu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
I was on my bed then I felt my body being shaken l / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Near gigiri / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Parklands nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kiambu, Ndenderu (268.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt one small one for about 20 seconds 10 seconds break followed by a second tremor continued for about 2minutes
mombasa migadini / MMI III (Weak shaking): My bed was shaking.
Ongata Rongai. I felt it / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I thought my heart was beating hard.
Nairobi Kilimani / MMI IV (Light shaking)
lower kabete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Very freighted and called family asap
Westlands Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sofas were moving, windows rattling
(270.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Greatwall gardens / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kitusuru Nairobi Kenya / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Not a big change.
Ruaka / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt my body shake a little, two times
Nairobi, south B / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Rongai / MMI IV (Light shaking)
/ MMI IV (Light shaking)
Loresho / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kirigiti stadium / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(265.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt floor of the room swaying was seated on the edge of the bed with my feet on the floor
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi (257.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(160.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lavington / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kenya NAIROBI Karen / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt upstairs, one storey above ground, for 3 secs - caused me to feel off balance/a little disoriented . I’m guessing 0.5-0.8 Richter scale??
Nairobi madaraka / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was half asleep, felt my bed slightly shaking.
Ngong town,Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Mounted TV rattling, chair moved..had to go out. I live in a four storey flat..found my flatmates outside too, shaken..
(256 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Dar es Salaam / not felt
Nyeri / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Westlands, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Upper hill, nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was seated and my seat rattled for seconds.
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
My dogs and cat were well aware before me... / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Not at all violent.. just a few more walls with cracks.
Eastleigh / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(256.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ruaka Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Arusha / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Langata / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was gentle like being on a boat slight movement
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Athi River, Machakos county / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(259.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(79.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi Githurai Mwihoko / MMI IV (Light shaking): A glass bottle lying on the floor fell.
Syokimau / not felt
Rongai, Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
nzambani kibwezi East makueni county 10 km from ch / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Nairobi, embakasi area / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was not very strong but you could fill the shake thow very weak
Gachie / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Voi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows were rattling anb everyone is alarmed
Wambugu road, parklands / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi, kahawa west (171.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Chogoria (280.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nanyuki town / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed and window curtains shaking, Nanyuki 3rd floor
yaya center (1.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): doors and windows shook for a secnd or so。 from first floor up
nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
nyeri / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nyeri, Central / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light tremors felt.
(264.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was watching TV and thought the dogs were bumping up against my chair. Then I heard a rumbling and the windows hummed a little. Realized it was an earthquake.
Kikuyu, Kenya / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Wundanyi, taita hills / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Strong shaking
Nairobi, off Naivasha Road (259.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Juja / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking twice..My couches moved
Emabakasi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Weird first experice
(259.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Nairobi (200.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I could feel the chair I was sitting on wobbling for several seconds
Nairobi (260 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Chania Avenue off Ring Road Kilimani Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): very light shake on 2nd floor
Nairobi / not felt
Limuru / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kenya, coast / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Two waves, the second was stronger
Nairobi parklands / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rukinga Ranch / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rumble heard. Lasted c 30 secs
Ruaka Kiambu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
4th Parklands Nairobi / not felt
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi kilimani / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kilimani area - Nairobi - tv and grill vibrated v / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): furniture literally shaking
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mombasa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Meru (337 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(171.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kiambu / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Chandellier shaking,
Westlands Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kahawa west Nairobi (244.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(258.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi (244.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kangaita, near Nanyuki Kenya (366.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(267.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
nyeri / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought i was feeling dizzy
Felt like a tremor with the 5 floor flat I’m in / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Voi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ndenderu / MMI II (Very weak shaking): shake for 5-10 seconds. thought it was string wind/gale.
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mombasa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kinoo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kikuyu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(261.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt two mild waves.
Runda / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Meru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mombasa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Seismic movement
Dagoretti, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mwatate / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Lower Kabete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt like someone was shaking my sofa with me on it.
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just felt really awkward and wasn't sure if I was day dreaming or something
Kiambu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(259.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Two successive ones.
Fedha, Embakasi Nairobi Kenya / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt it... I was seated on the couch so it was light shaking of the couch
3 rd parklands Avenue / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Ground floor upto 6 th floor felt shaking as on 10 th floor no effect but next building on 11 th floor they felt quite intensive
Nairobi, Kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just happy the house isn’t haunted
Barisho kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking): Abit shaky scared
2nd Parklands, Nairobi, Kenya / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt moving the things at home for atleast 10 seconds. And metal doors was made shaking noise
Karen, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): My bed started shaking and a few things fell off my desk.
Mombasa / MMI IV (Light shaking): feel dizzy,chairs and desk moving slightly
Ruaka Gachie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nyari, Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting on my couch and suddenly felt it shake. It was vigorous, but I felt it.
Rukuma, next to view point on your way to Naivasha (285.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Scary!
(257.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(258.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
ngong racecourse just before forest view mall / MMI IV (Light shaking): my chair with me seated on it wobbled for five second twice
Loitokitok / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed shaking, floor and roof shaking. Roof and walls rattling.
Karen (254.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting on my bed and it suddenly felt like someone was shaking my bed, a few things fell off my desk.
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
NAIROBI / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(271.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nyeri (310.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mogotio Road, Westlands, Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sitting on the floor (4th floor).. felt light shake.. TV shakes.. can see water shaked in my fish tank.. my son & wife as well felt, they were sitting on the bed..
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Parklands / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Moshi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi, kileleshwa / MMI III (Weak shaking): Shocked, surprised,
Nairobi lower kabete / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mavoko, Athi River. / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(265.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Nairobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Spire Plaza, Kabarsiran Avenue, Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My couch vibrated for about 40 seconds. My sister's bed shook in her room.
Ngong, kajiado / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nairobi, Westlands (261.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ruiru central kenya (246.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Shaking of the house and rattling of doors and windows.
(258.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Meru / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Valley view park estate mlolongo / MMI IV (Light shaking): After a visit from my brother as he closed the gate behind him 3 minutes later I felt my chair shake my feet wobbled..the gate shook and I thought it was the evening winds and I sent a WhatsApp msg to my sister and she confirmed she felt it too..this was about 1921hrs local In mlolongo.
VOI TOWN / MMI IV (Light shaking): haven't felt this strong earthquake in my life...me friend who is 57 said.
Westlands / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Westlands Area
Kijabe, kenya (301.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(258.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nairobi / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it
nairobi / MMI II (Very weak shaking): felt it laying in bed on 5th floor
Athi River / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Karen, Nairobi (256.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Nairobi / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Scary
Voi (Kenya) (48 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Frightened (via EMSC)
Kinoo (Kenya) (261 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt my body shake slightly while sitting (via EMSC)
Ngong (Kenya) (256 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt just a small tremor at around 1900Hrs (GMT 3) (via EMSC)
(Kenya) (250 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was in bed and it felt like a slight swaying for only a few seconds (via EMSC)
Nairobi (Kenya) (248 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt it slightly in Nairobi West (via EMSC)
Nairobi (Kenya) (254 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The room was shaking and the water in the glass was shaking too. Lasted for 10 sec (via EMSC)
(Kenya) (254 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Stools vibrating (via EMSC)
(Kenya) (250 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt the Earth moving for about 10 seconds (via EMSC)
(Kenya) (250 km NW from epicenter)(no details): A lot of people went online to confirm as tremors are exceedingly rare in Kenya, especially one felt in multiple parts of the country. (via EMSC)
(Kenya) (250 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I felt a slight tremor while I was seated on the sofa. Wasn’t really sure, so called a friend and she too confirmed feeling a tremor. (via EMSC)
Arusha (Tanzania, United Republic of) (174 km W from epicenter)(no details): Very light tremors for about 3 seconds in Arusha, Tanzania (via EMSC)
Arusha (Tanzania, United Republic of) (170 km W from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking/swaying on ground floor, more so upstairs. (via EMSC)
(Kenya) (64 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Quakes shoke buildings forcing people flee out of their buildings for safety (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 31 Mar 2019
Sun, 31 Mar 17:15 UTCM 3.3 / 92 km - [info]Kenya[Map]BMKG

 

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