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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Mayotte Region on Wednesday, 1 January 2020

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Mayotte Region on Wednesday, 1 January 2020
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 40.0 to 48.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 1 January 2020 13:18 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.84°S / 45.63°E (Mayotte)
Nearest volcano: Mayotte Island (32 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 1 Jan 2020
Wed, 1 Jan 13:18 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km39km SE of Pamandzi, MayotteUSGS
Wed, 1 Jan 13:18 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmNorthwest of Madagascar (Mayotte)BMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Mamoudzou (44.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(39.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Johannesburg South Africa / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was woken up up from a nap by very mild tremor, I perceived three waves each moving though for about 30 seconds with 30 seconds between
(45.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Combani (Mayotte) (54 km W from epicenter)(no details): Le lit et la télé étaient secoué.Une impression que la maison allé s'ecroulé. (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça recommence (via EMSC)
Mtsamboro (Mayotte) (63 km W from epicenter)(no details): Les portes tremblaient comme si quelqu'un les secouait pour entrer. L'eau dansait dans sa bouteille sur la table... (via EMSC)
Bandraboua (Mayotte) (57 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça a duré. J ai même eu le vertige (via EMSC)
Chirongui (Mayotte) (55 km W from epicenter)(no details): Tsimk bien ressenti c était bien fort (via EMSC)
Ouangani (Mayotte) (53 km W from epicenter)(no details): Séisme assez fort ressentie a Mayotte (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (46 km W from epicenter)(no details): Secousse brève mais forte, 2ème de la journée ressentie (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): m' a paru plus long que d'habitude. (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bref mais sensation de mouvement du canape (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Légère secousse très rapide 2 secondes je dirais (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça fait bizarre (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Assise à l'aéroport les plots en béton ont vibré pendant au moins 5 à 6 secondes (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Je savais que la terre allait trembler. Après le réveillon. Des musulmans ne fêtent pas de réveillon. (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Et bien il y avait longtemps (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Très long et très fort en bruit (via EMSC)
La Croix-Valmer (France) (7368 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Court mes je l'ai bien senti (via EMSC)
Bandraboua (Mayotte) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): Pas plus fort comme avant à Handréma. (via EMSC)
Bandraboua (Mayotte) (60 km W from epicenter)(no details): A Handréma Mayotte pas très fort. (via EMSC)
Sada (Mayotte) (58 km W from epicenter)(no details): 16h19 à Sada, forte secousse! (via EMSC)
Sada (Mayotte) (57 km W from epicenter)(no details): Petite secousse ressentie sur le canapé (via EMSC)
Sada (Mayotte) (57 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça commence bien le nouvel an. C'était trop fort (via EMSC)
Chirongui (Mayotte) (54 km W from epicenter)(no details): Très très bien ressenti sur chirongui (via EMSC)
Koungou (Mayotte) (50 km W from epicenter)(no details): Forte et longue (via EMSC)
Bandrele (Mayotte) (48 km W from epicenter)(no details): Intense!! (via EMSC)
Bandrele (Mayotte) (48 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bonne secousse (via EMSC)
Koungou (Mayotte) (48 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ressenti les portes claquent le canapé bouge (via EMSC)
Koungou (Mayotte) (48 km W from epicenter)(no details): Premier que je ressens depuis un moment (via EMSC)
Dembeni (Mayotte) (47 km W from epicenter)(no details): So high (via EMSC)
Koungou (Mayotte) (47 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bien secoué (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (46 km W from epicenter)(no details): Court mais puissant (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (46 km W from epicenter)(no details): Normal (via EMSC)
Bandrele (Mayotte) (46 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fort sur la plage (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Ça faisait un moment qu'. On n'avait pas rennenti une secousse comme celle ci.Bonne année (via EMSC)
Koungou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): 02/01 16h21 au moins 4.2 (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): C’était supeer fort ! Bonne année 2020! (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Recommence ? (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (45 km W from epicenter)(no details): Progressif et long (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Très bien ressenti (via EMSC)
Mamoudzou (Mayotte) (44 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy leve (via EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte) (39 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bien secoué a l'abattoir 1620 (via EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte) (39 km W from epicenter)(no details): La secousse est de retour (via EMSC)
Dzaoudzi (Mayotte) (39 km W from epicenter)(no details): Le nyombé donne des coups de sabots.Ca faisait longtemps (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Secousses tres fortes a 17h18 (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Belle grosse secousse 16h19 pendant au moins 15 secondes, ça faisait longtemps ! (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Premier de l année plutôt pas mal mon chien a eu peur (via EMSC)
Pamandzi (Mayotte) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Short but well felt (via EMSC)

 

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