Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 39 km south of Xunchang, Sichuan, China, on Monday, 29 July 2019 at 17:04 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 57 km depth
29 Jul 18:52 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 1 hour and 47 minutes.
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.11°N / 104.77°E (Sichuan, China)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) S of Xunchang (pop: 64,600) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (182 mi) SSE of Chengdu (pop: 7,415,600) --> See nearby quakes!
1691 km (1051 mi) SW of Bejing (Beijing) (pop: 11,716,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.8||57 km||Sichuan, China||GFZ|
|M 4.8||60 km||Eastern Sichuan, China||EMSC|
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