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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Pilbara, WA (Australia) on Monday, 12 August 2019

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Pilbara, WA (Australia) on Monday, 12 August 2019
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 15.1 km.
Aug 13 22:47: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 15.1 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 12 August 2019 19:11 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 21.414°S / 120.579°E (Australia)
Nearest volcano: Inierie (1397 km)
Primary data source: GeoAu
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
Mon, 12 Aug 2019
Mon, 12 Aug 19:11 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmWestern AustraliaEMSC
Mon, 12 Aug 19:11 UTCM 5.2 / 27 kmWestern AustraliaBMKG
Mon, 12 Aug 19:11 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km225km NNE of Newman, AustraliaUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
(139.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Marble Bar (83.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): There were 2 very distinct rumbles. 1 about 5mins after the 1st more server one
Roy Hill Minesite / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Yandicoogina mine site / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke up about 3.20 am perth time felt work camp rattle and loud noise .
Port Hedland / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cloudbreak / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Marble Bar Caravan Park / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sounded like a freight train coming and you felt like you were on a train
Yanchep / not felt
Yarrie Mine Camp / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shook the donga, felt by everyone in the camp
(152.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bamboo Creek Gold Mine Via Marble Bar in Western A (66.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Nullagine. / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up around 3.12am
(139 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(239.9 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up, very loud and the bed was shaking, car alarm went off and deep rumbles
Christmas creek mine site / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bhp Yandi iron ore camp / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up from sleep. Bed was shaking , went for about 30 seconds, my aircon was making a funny noise as a result of it
Newman / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows shaking and car alarm set off
Port hedland / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Port Hedland (235.1 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up. Windows rattling and bed moving.
Wodgina Camp / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Moolyella (80.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke us up with a very loud rumble that went on for a bit, and a bit of a loud bang or a crack you might call it. Honestly it was a bit alarming
Roy Hill camp / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very sharp jolt woke me then slowly subsided.
Moolyella (78.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Loud rumbling and a bit of a loud bang that woke us up.
(167.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mt Sheila / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Wodgina / MMI III (Weak shaking)
South Hedland / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(133.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Port Hedland (Australia) (239 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The toilet moved lol (via EMSC)
Nullagine (Australia) (68 km SW from epicenter)(no details): High frequency before and after with a very short wobble in the middle. It was louder than the last one a month or so ago. (via EMSC)
Nullagine (Australia) (68 km SW from epicenter)(no details): sounded like a road train going through the house. (via EMSC)

 

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