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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo - Kinshasa) on Sunday, 26 May 2019

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo - Kinshasa) on Sunday, 26 May 2019
May 27 09:30: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.6.
Date & time: Sunday, 26 May 2019 20:16 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.29°S / 26.88°E (Congo - Kinshasa)
Nearest volcano: Izumbwe-Mpoli (743 km)
Primary data source: BMKG
Estimated released energy: 5*10^11 J (139 MWh / 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 26 May 2019
Sun, 26 May 20:16 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km43km SE of Likasi, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Congo - Kinshasa)USGS
Sun, 26 May 20:16 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmDemocratic Republic Of The Congo (Congo - Kinshasa)EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Kolwezi / MMI III (Weak shaking): Thought was a truck passing but it continued and then I realised it was am earthquake.
Solwezi , Northwestern Province of Zambia / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt in Solwezi Zambia
(494 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Lwisha / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): 2 explosion heard before start shaking
Kisanfu (138.9 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt as if the whole house was shaking but it was over in a few seconds.Felt
Lubumbashi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
75kms from Lubumbashi, DR Congo / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was asleep and the shaking woke me up. Felt like a plane landing close by. I am 75kms from Lubumbashi towards Likasi.
Lubumbashi, Haut katanga / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was sleeping, then suddenly I felt like my bed was shaking. At the same time my sister woke up wondering what was happening. We could hear windows and others stuff moving. It was scary
Likasi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
lubumbashi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lubumbashi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Likasi / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): I thought it was a explosion it's looks like tow explosion I'm in luisha between lubumbashi and likasi , my cousin are in kolwezi he felt the same
Golf Lubumbashi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Started off with light shaking. Glass windows rattling. Bed moving from side to side. Very loud - sounded as if a plane was coming over to land. Partner also felt it in kolwezi.
Lubumbashi Hotel / MMI III (Weak shaking): 2nd floor: Very loud vibrations like a plane lands next to building and glass shaking. Groundfloor just felt it very weak.

 

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