Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 4.1 km north of Cape Jervis, Yankalilla, South Australia, on Monday, 17 February 2020 at 16:50 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.568°S / 138.116°E (Indian Ocean, Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NNE of Cape Jervis (pop: 277) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ENE of Kingscote (pop: 1,820) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Victor Harbor (pop: 4,160) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Happy Valley (City of Marion) (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Adelaide (pop: 1,225,200) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Prospect (pop: 13,000) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SW of Mount Barker (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) SW of Adelaide Hills (pop: 60,400) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSW of Gawler (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
998 km (620 mi) W of Canberra (pop: 367,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GeoAu (Geoscience Australia )
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.2||10 km||N of Cape Jervis, SA (Australia)||GeoAu|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.