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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 6 km NW of Gbawe, Ghana on Wednesday, 24 June 2020

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 6 km NW of Gbawe, Ghana on Wednesday, 24 June 2020
Date & time: Wednesday, 24 June 2020 22:53 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-06-24 22:53:52 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.6273°N / 0.3473°W (Ghana)
Nearest volcano: San Carlos (1015 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^10 J (17.5 MWh / 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 24 Jun 2020
Wed, 24 Jun 22:53 UTCM 4.0 / 10 kmGhanaEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
(24 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was in bed watching TV then I felt a vibration so I rushed up went to my seating room to see if my children are there, then I realized it was an earthquake
Tema, Community 17 (43.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was in the room around 11pm and felt this rumbling shaking underground and roof and the walls were shaking.
Airport Res area,Accra. (248 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): we were sitting in the hall & my son came running from his room & asked what was it ? An earthquake & we said no,we didn't feel just then a strongblast type of noise & a strong shaking was felt.we agreed with him that its earth tremors coming & then felt the third one.but it was mild.We started seeking the group watsapp messages where everyone was talking about it.Fortunately Villaggio buildings are built to sustain 5.0 magnitude earthquake.so we all were safe in our compound.But it was scary &
Airport Res area,Accra. (247.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: we were sitting in the hall watching a movie & suddenly felt a shake.Following that another blast kinda noise & shake,followinh that another tremor.We got scared.Feeling dizzy the next morning after waking up.Dont know if its because of tremors or something else ?
Lapaz, near Lapaz community hospital (10.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was just sitting down eating an apple and talking with my mum, all of a sudden I heard and felt something like a large roar. I then told my mum it was an earth tremor. She told me that it's not because last year she felt a very heavy one but this was very mild. I kept insisting. Later when I was walking to throw my apple away,I was talking with my brother about it, later,we felt a very very mild one. I was throwing my apple away then I heard and felt a very heavy one. My whole family told us t
Tetegu (64.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): My sister felt the first one and asked me if I felt the house moving and I responded that it was just the gate. Then we felt the second one after a minute or so and it shook the ground and the whole building and i saw myself going off balance. My sister and i immediately run out only to see our neighbours running out too.
Lashibi, Accra-Tema (33 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: I was seated and didn't feel it but heard a series of loud noises, louder than thunder, perhaps like a thunderous machine. Also heard a lot of commotion outside my home from people shouting or screaming.
(23.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Thought it was thunder, especially after some very strong thunder over the weekend that caused some shaking and caused car alarms to go off. Found it strange there was no rain, especially with multiple strong thunders that I could feel. found out after it was tremors.
(19.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I thought it was big trucks passing or a thunder strike and was comfortably in bed hoping for rain I would have been running for cover had I known it was an earth tremor
Dzorwulu, Accra (17.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): There were 3 separate tremors. The first at 22:47 felt like a big truck driving by even tough my home is not close to a road. The second at 22:53 Was the strongest and shook with a distance explosion sound. The 3rd was the lightest at 22:57.
Kwabenya Accra (139.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt 3 different tremors. The first one was short but very intense. The second lasted the longest but not as intense as the first and the the last was mild.
(36.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was nursing my baby with my back against the wall when i felt an unusual vibration in the wall in the period after 10.30 pm. My mother was getting my toddler for bed so was oblivious of the situation.i only realised it was as a result of an earth tremor in an Accra suburb when a friend posted on his WhatsApp status. Confirmed in the news reports this morning.
McCarthy Hill (9.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): The first was just a loud noise but the second, third and fourth one was scary. Everything and everywhere shook. I was walking with my friends and for that moment, we couldn’t walk steadily.?
Amasaman (10.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was laying down in bed watching movies... And I just felt the wall and the bed checked... I was like is it an earthquake or what? I felt it twice
Accra, Trasacco Valley (25.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): was in bed. Heard and felt the entire building shake with a sudden and loud bang. Took it for heavy thunder. The second shock was even louder and bigger shake.
East Legon, Accra (22.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): We were not sure if it was an earthquake but our Turkish neighbour came out to confirm it and told us what to do in the aftermath.
Accra, adenta, pantang hospital road (180.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt it vibrate, initially I thought a truck passed or someone used a crane,I asked my friend who was seated and glued to his phone,he said he didn't notice, when the second one happened,I asked him to check outside for confirmation if truly a crane is outside, while he was at it,my neighbor called me to ask if I felt it and what I thought happened,I just told her I think it was earthquakes.I am still worried so I came online to find answers and to know what to call it ,weather it's tremors or
Accra, Dzworulu Ghanaa (15.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): There was first a loud boom followed with a short shaking. A few minutes later a second one only less strong.
Accra, Otinshie, East Legon (22.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(25.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(19.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
East Legon (19.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Heard a loud boom and felt the house shake
(31.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Ofankor (7.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Anyaa (9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The ground was shaking as the walls too. The shaking was moderate.
(19.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Greater accra (30.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra, East Cantonments (21.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(28.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Adjirigano, Accra (23.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sounded like a distant thunder rumbling, but felt on the ground, windows rattled
NIC (5.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(12.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sleeping and it woke me up.
New Russia, Accra Ghana (13.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra, Osu. (20.2 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sleeping but the vibration and sound of the house woke me up
Accra (20.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(14.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ghana (25.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(21.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra (72.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): When the tremor happened,it felt like someone broke into my house so I ran to my room.
Ayimensah (25.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Madina (20.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
New Bortianor, Accra (0 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(31.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(15.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
North Kaneshie (15.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sudden intensive shaking like a heavy earthmoving machine just hit our building. Scary
Osu, Accra (20.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(14.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Achimota, Christian Village (0.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
kokrobite, Accra (14.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(20 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Madina (24.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ashongman Estates, Accra, Ghana (14.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sakumono (31.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(19.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Breman Asikuma (72.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tema (38.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(11.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Accra, Santa Maria (9 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The tremor happened 3 times.
McCarthy Hill, Accra (8.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(33.4 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cantonment (20.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Papase (15.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(25.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ofankor (7.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
OGBOJO - ACCRA (23.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt the tremor two times
(26.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra , Labone (0 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(10.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East Legon, Accra (97.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very confusing at first and then scary
(17.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
SPINTEX, near end point clinic (26.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(28.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Toshiba Nungua Estates (0 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed when I felt my bed and windows shaking 3 times about a minute apart each
Katamanso - Regimanuel Grey eastate (26 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Ground windows and roof shook very unexpectedly. But nothing was knocked out of its place.
Teshie (26 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra New Town (18.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(8.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Atomic Hills Estate, Ashongman,Accra (14.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(23.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(18.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(44.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Haatso (15.7 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Madina (24.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra (37.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(30.1 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
ablekuma manhean (4.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(29.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it
Okpoi Gonno, Spintex road (25.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(23.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(18.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(20.9 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(28.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(20.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(16.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kuntunse satellite (13.2 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): There was 2 strong shakes and one mild one . Everyone ran outside
(28.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt shaking
Adabraka (563.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(15.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(14.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra (18.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
accra - east cantonments (23.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra Cantonments (12.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra-Amasaman (278.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): The vibrated 3 times but the second one was quite severe it's my first experience so I'm terrified
Madina (19.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking two times ; the first one was stronger than the second one
Cape Coast (106.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(20.3 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Nsakina of Accra (27.4 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra (21.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gbawe, Accra, Ghana (0 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(21.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Atomic Hills Estates, Ashongman / MMI IV (Light shaking): This was the second of three tremors. The first was much lighter, and the third was barely noticeable... hadn’t it been for the second tremor, I wouldn’t have paid attention and might have dismissed it as neighbourhood noise. The second sent me calling family and friends and it was confirmed. Was rather unsettling.
Adaiso / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I live on the highway of the Nsawam-Amasaman road. Usually heavy loaded trucks pass here at night,but it was unusual cause i felt the vibration 3 times and I live on the second floor.
Kasoa- Galilea (Ghana) / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Am a young lady from Ghana, kasoa - Galilea to be precise. On Wednesday had power out so in my dark room in the night I fell some scary shaking and sound then I was scared and alert suddenly within the next two minutes another shaking which was more scary than the first one so I runned from my room to the compound with my family, within some few minutes we experienced the third one who wasn't that serious... It was a scary experience that took away my sleep for the whole night but I thank God it
Tema Cimmunity 2 / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was watching Television at that time, I felt the first shake I taught it was a car moving on the road because my house is closer to the road so I didn't bother about that, few minutes the second one came the house shook this time it was very strong like a giant passing by for you to hear the sound of it
Dansoman commando flat / MMI IV (Light shaking): the shake was a bit massive able to move a tower fridge continuously I don't know if it is because we are on the fifth floor. every one got out of their rooms to an open ground hoping to find safety
Atomic Hills Estates, Ashongman / MMI IV (Light shaking): This was the second of three tremors. The first was much lighter, and the third was barely noticeable... hadn’t it been for the second tremor, I wouldn’t have paid attention and might have dismissed it as neighbourhood noise. The second sent me calling family and friends and it was confirmed. Was rather unsettling.
East Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking): It happened 3 times, it was 4 seconds long. The first one was the most shaking one. It happened @ 10:50 and around. The whole neighbourhood waited outside for 1 hour so that if it shakes again we will sleep in the cars. But we didn’t feel it. I checked all of my friends by messaging whether they were ok or not but nothing happened. Thank god. I came to Ghana 10 years ago and it is the first time I felt it. I have. Seen news about little earthquakes happening in 2019 but never felt it in East l
Lashibi, Accra. Ghana / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): So around 10:54pm I felt a strong vibration but I thought maybe a big car was passing or a helicopter. Heard the rumbling sound thrice. Later I was told it was a tremor.
Lartebiokorshie, Accra, Ghana. / MMI III (Weak shaking): This happened slightly before 23:00 on Wednesday June 24, 2020. There was a first mild tremor that lasted a few seconds. I wasn't alarmed and thought it was the upstairs neighbours moving heavy stuff around. Moments later, a second slightly heavier tremor which shook the wall of my apartment and my wall-mounted TV gAve me quitell the scare. Moments later, while rushing downstairs from my apartment, I felt a third very light tremor. The entire experience lasted maybe 10 minutes. Very disconcertin
OLD BORTIANOR / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I WAS IN BED WHEN THE EARTH TREMORS STARTED. THE FIRST TREMOR WAS AT A LEVEL I HAD EXPERIENCED BEFORE AROUND 2018. HOWEVER THE SECOND TREMOR WAS MORE SEVERE AND MY WHOLE HOUSE WAS SHAKING. I FELT A LITTLE MORE ALARMED THAN EVER BEFORE.I CONSIDERED GOING OUTSIDE OF THE HOUSE, BUT THEN THE TREMORS WERE OVER.
East Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking): It happened 3 times, it was 4 seconds long. The first one was the most shaking one. It happened @ 10:50 and around. The whole neighbourhood waited outside for 1 hour so that if it shakes again we will sleep in the cars. But we didn’t feel it. I checked all of my friends by messaging whether they were ok or not but nothing happened. Thank god. I came to Ghana 10 years ago and it is the first time I felt it. I have. Seen news about little earthquakes happening in 2019 but never felt it in East l
Olebu, Ablekuma / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was asleep when the first tremor occurred. It woke me up. I was still in bed when the second one happened. That was quite intense and I got out of bed to see if anyone was outside. I was on my staircase when the third tremor hit. I was a bit shaken and could not go back to sleep
Apkakpa street / MMI IV (Light shaking): First time it happened I thought it was a thunder cause there wasn’t much vibration on the ground then the second time was really scary, everything was vibrating including the buildings and then the third time which was the last I was outside and I witnessed the house shaking it was terrific.
Gbawe Top Base / MMI IV (Light shaking): The bed trembled that it awoke us - the first one. Checked the time and it was 10:47pm; 7 minutes later the biggest passed. You feel it coming, passes and feel it going downhill towards the sea. The 3rd passed 3 minutes later.
Taifa, Accra / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was watching television and I felt the shaking, the building , roofing were shaking. I thought it was a Dynamite but my husband said no. As we're talking the second one came. Very strong and the third.
Apkakpa street / MMI IV (Light shaking): First time it happened I thought it was a thunder cause there wasn’t much vibration on the ground then the second time was really scary, everything was vibrating including the buildings and then the third time which was the last I was outside and I witnessed the house shaking it was terrific.
Official Town near Kasoa / MMI IV (Light shaking): When the first tremor occurred I was in bed and remained there. I was too far from escaping and as I hoped it wasn't serious. But the second one lasted longer and the building made weird noises. I ran outside to see if there was any damage. I was still outside when the third one passed. The last one could only just be felt.
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): It happened three times. The first one was light. The second one was quiet strong and shook the building I was in. The third one was very minute.
ASHALEY BOTWE, ACCRA, GHANA / MMI IV (Light shaking): I THINK IT'S SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WEAK SHAKING AND LIGHT SHAKING.I WAS INDOORS AT THE TIME. IT STARTED FROM THE GROUND AND THEN IT HIT THE ROOF OF THE BUILDING. IT FIRST SEEMED TO BE SOME SORT OF ANIMAL ON THE ROOF, BUT I REALIZED THAT IF IT'S AN ANIMAL, THEN IT SHOULD BE BIG, SO I DISCARDED THAT ASSUMPTION. AND THEN THE GROUND SHOOK AGAIN, THIS TIME MORE SEVERE THAN THE FIRST. AND IT HIT THE CEILING AGAIN. THEN IN MY HEAD I SCREAMED EUREKA! THIS HAS GOT TO BE AN EARTHQUAKE. IT WAS FASCINATING!
adenta / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was in my room when suddenly the chair i was on started shaking.I thought it was gonna rain but it continued another three times.then i realised it was an earth tremor.no one came out so i was the only one awake by then
Accra, Kanda / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Whole apartment block shook significantly. Was surprised by the loud noise associated with the quake!
Airport Residential Area- Accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): A loud sound like an explosion, followed by one vertical wave, the second and third tremor came with a rumbling sound and very light lateral waves
Mc Carthy Hill, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was talking to a friend on the phone who lives up the hill from me, in Mc Carthy Hill. I felt something shake so heavily from my left side from my window and my body shook. I asked my friend did she fee that and she said yes, so I jumped out of my bed and went to my room with my granny and mum there. As we were trying to get my granny out the room, it happened a second time & that was semi strong too. Then we went and sat on the hall that leads to the back of the house in case we felt it and h
ASHALEY BOTWE, ACCRA, GHANA / MMI IV (Light shaking): I THINK IT'S SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WEAK SHAKING AND LIGHT SHAKING.I WAS INDOORS AT THE TIME. IT STARTED FROM THE GROUND AND THEN IT HIT THE ROOF OF THE BUILDING. IT FIRST SEEMED TO BE SOME SORT OF ANIMAL ON THE ROOF, BUT I REALIZED THAT IF IT'S AN ANIMAL, THEN IT SHOULD BE BIG, SO I DISCARDED THAT ASSUMPTION. AND THEN THE GROUND SHOOK AGAIN, THIS TIME MORE SEVERE THAN THE FIRST. AND IT HIT THE CEILING AGAIN. THEN IN MY HEAD I SCREAMED EUREKA! THIS HAS GOT TO BE AN EARTHQUAKE. IT WAS PRICELESS!
Abelenkpe, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): 3 tremors in the space of 10 mins- the first one Sounded like a loud rumble and shook the bed so I got up. I was standing when I felt the second one a few minutes later and had to hold on to a table as this was much stronger so we rushed outside. The third one was much more mild although we heard the rumble as we were outside but did not experience Much shaking
ASHALEY BOTWE, ACCRA, GHANA / MMI IV (Light shaking): THIS IS MY FIRST EXPERIENCE AND I'M FASCINATED. I THINK IT'S SOMEWHERE BETWEEN WEAK SHAKING AND LIGHT SHAKING.I WAS INDOORS AT THE TIME AND DO NOT KNOW IF IT COULD HAVE BEEN FELT OUTSIDE. IT STARTED FROM THE GROUND AND THEN IT HIT THE ROOFOF THE BUILDING. IT FIRST SEEMED TO BE SOME SORT OF ANIMAL ON THE ROOF, BUT I REALIZED THAT IF IT'S AN ANIMAL, THEN IT SHOULD BE VERY BIG, SO I DISCARDED THAT ASSUMPTION. AND THEN THE GROUND SHOOK AGAIN, THIS TIME MORE SEVERE THAN THE FIRST. AND IT HIT THE CEIL
Koforidua / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was in bed and I heard something like a huge truck on rubble bumps .. but this sharp noise actually shoke my wardrobe and curtains This morning I heard the information that it actually happened in Accra Ghana
Accra, Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was terrified because this is my first time of experiencing this. I was asleep when it happened. I was awakened by the sound of the tremor.
Amasaman Stadium Road. / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): As the first one happened i was watching television sitting in the sofa. second and third one shake me from the sofa as the building also vibrated heavy.
Accra - Ghana / MMI III (Weak shaking): At Accra,Adenta my home, i heard a loud sound like thundering which prolonged then i felt vibrating under my feet on the ground. It was frighening really.
Agboogba / MMI III (Weak shaking): Thought it was one of the big trucks that frequent our area speeding by when we felt the first tremor. The two or three after that were more intense but just slightly more than the small explosions they used when they were constructing my neighbor’s borehole.
Teshie / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sitting down watching an interesting movie and I felt a shaking and movement under the building, so I thought it was either a truck and later went out and saw none.
Sapeiman / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it 3 times. The first was was intense and short. The second was slightly intense yet longer as compared to the first and, the third was mild and slower as compared to the second
North Kaneshie, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Three tremors each about 3 to 5 minutes apart. Building shookin all instances.Second tremor was most severe. Heard rumbling sound approaching a entire building shook.
Accra Cantonments Area / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It occurred three timeswithin a short space of time. First it was like an explosion the the Next vibration was sustained for a few minutes it stopped, the third was also for a few seconds and the flat I was in shook with the ceiling and doors creeking. Then I realised it was an earth quake.
nima roundabout / MMI VI (Strong shaking): the first one was shaky and short, the second one lasted longer and shaked slightly less than the first, the third was less shaky and very short
University of Ghana Legon / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the ground vibrate. I thought it was something electric. I was withmy boyfriend and he didn’t comment so I just let it go until we were called and texted by our friends about our safety
Top Base, Gbawe / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was real. I was awake then watching a sermon from KENNETH w. Hagan. The shake happened three times, the first happened exactly at 10:50 pm, the second at 10;55 pm and the last shake at 10:57 pm.i was at the base of a storey so i felt the vibration through the walls and my sofa. I thank God so far no live has been lost and unto the LORD God Almighty by all the Glorty and Praise.
Accra (North legon) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): This was my first time to experience something like that, I felt it 3 times, I was very scared to the extend I couldn't sleep
Kronom,kumasi / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was about closing my shop when all of a sudden the electrical wires vibrated thereby releasing lightening then the light went off
Ablekuma, Abease Market Road / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was asleep but felt the tremor and woke up immediately. It only lasted a few minutes. If no one else had confirmed it, I would have thought it was a dream
Dome / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I think it was around 22:30, and my partner and I were getting ready for bed when we heard something rumbling. We thought it was thunder or someone opening our gate, and this morning, we’ve realised what it must’ve been.
Achimota_ABC / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was about to sleep when I felt it.The building shook for a second and it stopped.In the next few minutes,I heard a noise like a thunder,I thought it was going to rain,the things in my room started shaking, even my teeth,shook.Then, I went out of my room and saw people gathered and talking about it.That saw was how i got to know that it was earthquake.It was a nice experience though, because I've never experienced it all my life.But... I don't wish to see it again.It was quite scary.
Korle Bu, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt 3 brief tremors at 22:45 (MMII), 22:48 (strongest MM IV) and about 22:53 (MM I), while awake and indoors in my apartment on the second floor (US 3rd floor) of a 3-storey (US 4 floor) building
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Wow last night was crazy cos it was the 1st in my life. It started around 10:50pm. Most people were asleep by then. but I wasn't. As the first trmor hit I could hear and feel the walls and the ground shake. Windows rattling as a result. As the 2nd tremor hit in about 20 mins time. This time I could hear my neighbors talking and screaming. It was scary. Some minutes the 3rd tremor followed.
Atomic Hills Estates, Ashongman / MMI IV (Light shaking): This was the second of three tremors. The first was much lighter, and the third was barely noticeable... hadn’t it been for the second tremor, I wouldn’t have paid attention and might have dismissed it as neighbourhood noise. The second sent me calling family and friends and it was confirmed. Was rather unsettling.
TESHIE (TSUI BLEOO) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was watching a movie at the time it started.And i felt it trice , i mean it was scaring that i had to come downstairs and check if it was an earthquake only to realize that it was an earth tremor.But thanks to god that it did not kill a such.. it happened at Teshie tsuibleoo around 10:50
Gbawe Islamic school / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The first was a loud noise, the subsequent ones shook the building, my fridge and television went off and I could feel the building vibrate even after the occurrence... very scary experience
Ashogma Estate / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was indoors when the building started shaking. I had thought it could be a earthquake because I'd never felt such vibration before not even with heavy rains and thunder
Cape Coast, Ucc-Apewosika / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was talking on the phone with my girlfriend in Accra and she was telling me about it but i was doubting her till i felt the tremor too
Ashale Botwe, Accra, Ghana. / MMI IV (Light shaking): It happened 3 times. By the second time more people had realised what was happening. We rushed outside into open ground. I live in a three story apartment building adjacent to other similar apartments. The shaking was very felt and scary, though not extreme. Almost everyone evacuated for about an hour.
Haatso, west Legon, Accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): There were 3 tremors, which felt like very very heavy traffic passing at first but was too continuous to be that. Nothing was displaced.
Pokuase Amamorle / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it three times, it was very scary, the first two was when I was in bed. It shook my bed and the last one when I was standing. I could feel the vibration under my feet, it felt electric.
Accra, East Airport International School / MMI III (Weak shaking): Occurred 3 times. First one was light shaking; thought it was thunder by the noise from the roof. This lasted for about 5 seconds. Second one was moderate shaking approximately 5 minutes after the first. Building shook. Lasted for about 10 seconds. About 3 minutes later,the last one struck. Was the weakest of the three.
DansDanso / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was sooooo noisy when I heard it. Everywhere was shaking. I thothou it was an explosion. But I realized it was an earthquake
Nsaba / MMI IV (Light shaking): I heard the roof vibrating. Later I felt a shake in my room. Then two of my friends confirmed that it also happened at their places.
Santa Maria, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was lightly asleep, the first woke one me up whiles my wife was explaining what has happened then I felt the second and third fully awake.
Pokuasi North / MMI II (Very weak shaking): At the time noted above my wife and I watching TV heard a tunder like noice. This was followed by another and another by the third we we agreed that it was an earthquake.
Kutunse / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was lying on my bed and I heard loud noise in the Roof and Wall but I just ignored thinking it was thunder but my brother felt the Earth shake...The second was stronger I actually felt it because I was standing then the third was quite scary because it was the strongest...
Tema, Community 6 / MMI III (Weak shaking): i was confused at first, what happening i felt home is shaking little bit, then after some minutes aprox, 10 min latter i felt it again, latter i found its was tremors
Chorkor / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt it in my whole part of my body, shaking as if in the cargo plane,I couldn't sleep at the momentand I was about to sleep when I felt the earth tremo I thought it was earthquake,so when I heard and felt the second one so I came outside for the building not collapse on me
Kasoa Nyanyano / MMI VI (Strong shaking): My whole house(one storey) shook with very strong vibrations and a loud sound as of a thunder. My bed shook so much that it moved as I was in bed.
Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was actually sitting in my room barefooted with my door opened, taking fresh air. I head all the birds flying with much fear. I heard a running sound under the earth. I felt a slight shake. About a minute or two, I head the same sound but this time , the earth vabriting heavily for about 5 seconds.the house and the roofing was making noise as a result of the shock. In fact I felt the vabrition in me. And it happened for the third time but that one was slightly felt compared to the other two .
Tema community six / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it like thunder when its raining. I and the kids were in the room and e suddenly make silence to hear it clearly...I knew it was something strange not thunder
Manhean Afuaman / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it o...second one was the strongest..there were even still some mild ones after the first two if you really paid attention.
Awoshie / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was lying on bed playing game when the first shake came but didn't take it serious because I thought it was just the wind.... Then the second came but this time I was really scared to bed cause it was my first time experiencing it.Then it started to rain so I went to our dry line to take the towels in when the third shake came and this time was more scary than the second one cause we thought it will only happen onces but this too I was standing and it felt like I couldn't balance and from that
Anyaa / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it at Anyaa-Awoshie. 3 times in a row. 3mins to 10mins apart. Was very scary . It's my first time.
Madina, Accra - Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking): This is my first time of experiencing this. It actually started at 10:50pm and ended 11:58 pm on 24 June 2020. 3 quick vibrates. I Was really terrified and couldn't sleep. But God protected us. In all, it should remind us that we are not far from the second coming of Christ! Prepare your way and make it straight. One day, a bigger one will be coming that we cannot stand it. Jesus have mercy on us. Amen
Anyaa / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it at Anyaa-Awoshie. 3 times in a row. 3mins to 10mins apart. Was very scary . It's my first time.
Cape coast - Amammoma(UCC) / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was on bed and I felt a slight shaking right after listening to Net2 The Hot Seat.. But I taught it was just a feeling because it was a very weak shake I felt. It was about 10:50pm
Nsawam / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was Inside Playing with my phone and I heard a First Shake and I thought It was maybe a plane that flew closer to the earth but I felt it for the second and third time then I saw people posting about the shake .
Tema- Mataheko, Emefs Area / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was in bed when I felt the vibration and for a moment I was confused as to what had just happened. It felt like the vibration felt from the moving of a heavy truck.
Cape coast, 107 km from epicenter. / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was on my bed and I felt a sudden shake through the bed. I was wandering what was this about, cus I’ve not experienced this before. Until I went to twitter and I realized people were talking about this earth tremor, which has even become 1st trend on Twitter.
Accra asylum down / MMI V (Moderate shaking): First one felt like a bomb pressure we went outside to check what is going on and then we felt the second one even stronger and thirst was very light
Accra, East Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking): This is my first time experiencing something like this, I was terrified for a moment. I thought the building was coming down. I felt okay when I heard people talking about it on social media
Volta Estates, Spintex / MMI III (Weak shaking): Heard and felt something like a truck passing by the first time and went to find out from my mum if she heard it too. Second time was more pronounced and we went outside to a clear space in case there were more tremors.
North Kaneshie, Around St Theresa School / MMI III (Weak shaking): Dis not immediately recognize what happened, but not long after a friend at Dome wanted to know whether I had felt a tremor, then it dawned on me ..
Accra, Ghana / MMI VI (Strong shaking): URGENT !! The earth has trembled twice in Accra !! Tremor strongly felt in Akweteyman, Achimota. What about your neighborhood?. It is this message that I shared in different on social networks just the second earthquake around 10:54 PM. There was panic everywhere. We fled outside for quite a while. In practice, this earthquake was felt in almost all of Accra and even beyond!
Christian Village, Accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was like something was moving in the ground undery feet causing the whole ground in the room in which I was to shake lightly.
Dome / MMI III (Weak shaking): i think it was two or three cant remember i'm traumatised... the final one made me jolt and run from my bed came with a thundering sound my husband said thunder thunder with the windows and whole house vibrating .
Accra, East Lagon / MMI IV (Light shaking): First experience so I didn't really realize. I primarily thought it was a thunder, but considering the frequency and the strength of the shake (the walls nearly fallen down) I had to think about car crash overy building and then... This 4 shakes in total.
34 manye ordokor avenue achimota ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): I live on the 4th floor of a storing building. I felt the 1st one like a huge explosion beneath the building then the glasses vibrated. Was wondering what was going on when the 2nd happened more violent. Lol I had to go out and see what was happening...my friends living 20mn away from me told me they felt a third one while we were on phone
teshie agblazer / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): i felt it when i was in my home and i was wondering what's shaking my house i thoughts it was a train passing by because i live beside the train way at batshona station
Mallam-Gbawe, Accra Ghana / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was laying in bed my bed, and I felt the windows and bed shaking massively. On the 3rd shake, I run out!
Accra Sarpeiman / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was vary fast and quick it occurred twice the first one wasn’t that felt but the second one higher
Koforidua / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt a shaking of our house (storey building) around 11:00pm. I didn't know what was going on because I was indoors. Then I came and found our neighbours outside, also asking about the shaking. Then, we heard on the radio that there's been an earth tremor/quake.
Spintex / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was a light shake. The kind of experience you get when you pass by a road compactor a 100 meters away
Accra, Adjiringano near Islamic University / MMI IV (Light shaking): They were earth tremors. I was lying on my bed when I felt it twice. I assumed it was not a big deal the first time, the second time was more intense.
Odorkor, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I thought something has fallen on the building and so I jumped out of the couch as it shook . It was sudden and so I did not think of an earthquake until I received a call from my mom.
Ashaiman / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I kinda though it was a plane flying over so i ignored but it happened a few minutes again and i realized it was an earthquake
Pokuase Ghana West Africa / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Heard a loud noise outside which sounded like a bomb,didn't know what was going on till it happened the second time and that's when I became alarmed and I rushed outside and saw my neighbours outside too and realise it was an earthquake.
Airport Residential Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking): Between 3 & 4 Airport Residential Area Accra 3rd floor apartment Rumble like bomb/ heavy truck X3 - first 2 stronger
Adenta, sakora / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it in the room. The room shook, door handles, bottles, and room shook. It was very rapid. I felt it twice
Abelemkpe Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Adjiringanor, Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kasoa / MMI IV (Light shaking): The place shook and I was afraid
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Dome / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East Legon hills / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Otinshie. East Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Winneba-Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kasoa tuba / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kasoa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
North Ridge / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Agbogba / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
new achimota / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Weija / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pokuase / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Atonsu Kumasi / not felt
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
New weija police station / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Small shakes initial and two strong ones before it ended.
Sowutuom / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It floor shook 3 different times
Japan motors last stop / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Madina / MMI IV (Light shaking)
NUNGUA POLICE BARRIER / not felt
FRAFRAHA-ACCRA / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt that the whole building tilted.
Ashongman Estate, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Darkuman kokompe road near Fafa royal hotel / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Mirrors at rest shook but People at rest didn't wake up
Dome Kwabenya / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pokuase / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Was very alarmed
Tantra Hill / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Winneba-Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Airport Hills, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra spintex / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
East Legon / MMI III (Weak shaking): just heard a noise twice. Thought a plane was landing
MacCarthy Hill,Accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
New Achimota Mile 7, Heavy shaking and people wher / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra awoshie / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Can’t say it it was strange
Accra Ghana / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Tema, community 11 / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I heard the windows rattle for approximately one minute
Kasoa iron city / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt the building shaking.
Ofankor / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gbawe gonse / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Olebu, accra / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Amasaman, sonitra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ablekuma block factory near Deoke foundation schoo / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kaneshie, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra-legon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kokomlemle / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
North Kaneshie / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Madina UN . Accra -Ghana West Africa / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
North Kaneshie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Latebiokoshie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra, Alaji / MMI III (Weak shaking): I just felt something was wrong when i felt the vibrations...
Oyarifa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pantang West La Nkwantanang Madina Municipality / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt some vibrations but didn't know what it was until I head in the news it was an earthquake.
Roman Ridge, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): This was the second of 3 tremors felt last night
Mallam / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Adjiringanor / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gbetsile / not felt
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Klagon Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking): The chair i sat on moved me and i was scared. thought the building was going down
MacCarthy Hill,Accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra Alajo / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was in my room on the second floor and I could feel the building vibrate twice. I was affraid.
Kwabenya / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Winneba / MMI III (Weak shaking)
accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Airport residential area , Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tse Addo / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Spintex / MMI IV (Light shaking)
accra teshie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Central link road, Spintex / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Dansoman / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tetegu Weija Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gomoa Potsin / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Windows shook a bit on the 3rd one.
East Legon Accra / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
North Ridge, Accra / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
East Legon hills / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Adenta, Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking): I heard and felt the roofs and ground shake about two times.
awoshie / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Adenta Frafraha / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oyarifa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ablekuma agape was very strong building shook very / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was in the bedroom,the entire building shook very strongly. It was intense and I felt it twice
Roman Ridge / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ownership tema community 4 / not felt
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Eduardo Mohdlana road, Accra. / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ridge, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Creepy ans very scary
Airport residential / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Weija / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kanda / MMI IV (Light shaking): Buildings visibly shook
Abokobi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Achimota / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Weija accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mile 11, Bortianir / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Botwe / MMI II (Very weak shaking): My windows were shaking
Accra, Cantonments / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Greda estate - nungua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kumasi / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the earth under my feet shake
madina / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tema / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Achimota / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Korle Bu / MMI IV (Light shaking)
South La Estates, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Osu Castle Drive / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): My aunt and Grandmom had to run downstairs into my room on the third tremor :)
Cantonments / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Gbawe / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Amormoley / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Labone / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Amasaman / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pokuase, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cantonment / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt it
Community 18 Lashibi Tema Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 3 shakings. Felt by by every one. All were alarmed in the area
Accra-Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Achimota Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Prampram / MMI IV (Light shaking)
La / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Paraku Estate, Spintex Road opposite ICGC Church, / MMI IV (Light shaking): It happened within two seconds, it was damn so scary. I've not experienced such in my life before.
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
pillar 2 dome / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was very trembling
Ablekuma-Joma, Accra, Ghana. / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Entire building shook like it was a nearby explosion.
Tema / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was ok
Achimota / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Osu / MMI IV (Light shaking): The second quake was stronger so hard to check with neighbour's to confirm what was happening.
Haatso Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt like I was near to an airport at end of runway when plane taking off
ACCRA / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Everywhere was Shaking. It happened over 4 times
Sapeiman opah (Accra Ghana) / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Taifa / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was scary.
Spintex road / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Sowutuom / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cantonments Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dansoman Estates- Accra 5.54062-0.25967 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Dansoman- Building shook for few seconds
Tema, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): The ground was shaking. I was on my bed and it really felt like the earth qas moving.
Legon Hill, Ashaley Botwe, Ghana / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ablekuma Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dansoman / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Nungua , Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
New Achimota / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Adenta Commandos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt the roof vibrating and windows too. Ground also vibrated.
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Oyarifa, Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt it for like 10 seconds then 2 more came between 10.48pm and 10.55pm
Amrahia on the Dodowa road. / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it two times. It was scary
Teshie Nungua Estates / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Achimota, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): scary
Achimota / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
North Kaneshie / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Pokuase Amamorle / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Regimanuel Gray Estates, Spintex Road / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Weija / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gbawe Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tema Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Teshie / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Spintex / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra airport residential / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Spintex Road, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was really astonished
madina / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ridge, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Creepy ans very scary
La / MMI IV (Light shaking)
East legon Accra Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gomoa Assin / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra Dudor / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
eastern region / MMI III (Weak shaking): i was dozing off to sleep when i suddenly heard the cealing sake
New achimota / MMI IV (Light shaking): Our building was shake lightly
Bortianor / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
East Legon, Accra / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Doors shook and felt light vibration
North ridge / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Legon, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kasoa, Central Region / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lomnava / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pokoasi / MMI IV (Light shaking): First time feeling something like this, I thought I was hallucinating!
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
University of Ghana Legon / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Weija / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): I was sleeping
teshie greda estates / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra Newtown / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was on phone around 10 -11: 30 and i heard movements of the ground and ground Shaking
Ablekuma fanmilk / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Osu accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Potomac, MD. I felt it papaapa / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Dzorwulu / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Theorose school / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The first was one light. The second was very intense. The third was faint but
Asofan / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it whiles watching tv
East Legon Hills, Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): East Legon Hills, Accra
Adenta / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Labone, 4th soula street / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Burma Camp, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra/ Pokuase / MMI IV (Light shaking): A sound was heard and the shaking was felt two times with and interval of 5mins
Achimota / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Gbawe Top Base, Accra Ghana, 2 tremors with thunde / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Oyibi Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ofankor / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Sakumono / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kasoa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tema / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tema, Ghana / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Mango St off Orgle Road Bubiashie Accra / not felt: Light shaking
Asofan / MMI IV (Light shaking): The room vibrated all of a sudden
Tesano / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt it as a very large truck passing speedily close to me.
Tse Addo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Maamobi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kasoa / MMI VI (Strong shaking): The shake was scaring and it is the greatest shake I've ever felt
Gbawe / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Amasaman / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oyarifa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra, East Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ghana Multimedia Building, Accra Central, Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was in the forth floor, the build shaked.
Agona swedru central region / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Scared
Dansoman, Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Pokuase Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): 3 times in 20 minutes
McCarthy Hill / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I just felt the room shake violently for about a couple of seconds
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Cantonment / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was really scared and it happened 2 times
Teshie / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Weija / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Can't sleep. Scared
Kotobabi / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ayi Mensah, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
West Legon / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra, Gbawe - Djaman / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in shock after the 3rd shake
Teshie / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it twice.the first one was very weak
Adenta Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
East legon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bortiano -Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ashaley Botwe / MMI IV (Light shaking): Our bed shook my twice
Teshie Nungua, Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra (North legon) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
oyarifa / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Adenta, Accra, Ghana / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The second tremor was the strongest
Abelenpke, Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Airport Residential / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
East Legon Lagos Avenure / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alajo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra, East legon / MMI IV (Light shaking): 4 shakes clearly felt on the 1st floor
Roman Ridge / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
kokrobite / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt it
Adenta / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nima-Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
East legon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kwashieman Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it shook the whole house
Airport Residential Area, Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Whole building shook twice in the matter of 10 minutes. Very strong tremors.
Tesano,Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kaneshie / MMI III (Weak shaking): Happened 3 times
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Achimota / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kingsby / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was a mild quake I guess.
Accra, Hydroform Estates spintex. / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Awoshie onyinase Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra East Legon / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gbawe / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mayera Dunyo / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in my room on the second floor and I could feel the building vibrate twice
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Windows shook a bit on the 3rd one.
East Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The Earth shook and vibrated three times.
Scc weija,kasoa road / MMI IV (Light shaking)
GA west / MMI III (Weak shaking): Very scary oo
Ofankor / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt do terrified
Lomnava / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Danfa Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt some light earthquake in Danfa
Afienya- Mataheko / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt my house shake. I thought it was an explosion. I overlooked it because no one else felt it.
Lakeside / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The roof of the build shook
Korle-Bu / MMI III (Weak shaking)
East-Legon / MMI IV (Light shaking): My couch moved
Dansoman Ghana / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was actually on my bed and I felt the moderate shaking
Cantonments, Accra. / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Labone, accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kwabenya ACP / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mends, McCarthy hill, it was scary, can't sleep ag / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Teshie / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it
Nungua / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Burma Camp Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Madina, Accra (Ghana) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kade street, kanda Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Osu,Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra, East Cantonments / MMI IV (Light shaking): one light shake for maybe 2 seconds
Kwabenya / MMI III (Weak shaking)
cantonments, Accra / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tema / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
new achimota / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Taifa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra. Airport Residential Area / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It came with a loud sound that is quite similar to the sound of thunderstorm.
Agbogba, Accra, Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking): My family and nieghbours all came outside after 3 tremors
Accra-Alajo / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Weija / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Adentan - Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Nkwatia / not felt
Adenta / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Spintex / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Madina UN . Accra -Ghana West Africa / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Tema Com.17 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
North Kaneshie / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it at North Kaneshie
spintex / MMI V (Moderate shaking): was very quick and scary
Spintex accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Banana Inn / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Roman Ridge in Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Westland avenue / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ghana / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Amasaman / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ghana,accra / MMI IV (Light shaking): Dansoman and at north industrial area
Osu accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Oyarifa / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Aburi / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Teshie / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was a weak shake.
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kokrobite / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Accra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
2nd circular road / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Accra / MMI III (Weak shaking)
East kegon / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Accra-Tema / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tema / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Teshi Old Town (Ghana) (27 km E from epicenter)(no details): Three quakes. The second was the strongest. Quick, less than 5 seconds each. Came with a deep sound and we could feel them perfectly. (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (19 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Drei kurze (5 Sekunden) Erdstöße, der zweite war meines Erachtens der stärkste. Nachbarn haben zeitweise ihre Häuser verlassen. (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It felt like the rumble of an earth moving vehicle nearby. (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (19 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Three times (via EMSC)
Ga South (Ghana) (18 km NW from epicenter)(no details): The house shook 3 times I was so scared I ran out of the house. When I ran out other people were outside. A strange feeling. (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Yes I felt it very much three time in 5 minutes and I am terrified and can not sleep now. (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The was an after shock about minutes later (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Earth tremor (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The earth shook about 3 times in Accra about 30 minutes before midnight. (via EMSC)
Accra (Ghana) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): 22:48 first mild and 22:57 second slightly heavier (via EMSC)
Kasoa (Ghana) (13 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Sound of the earth quake (via EMSC)
Dome (Ghana) (13 km E from epicenter)(no details): First time was light, second was moderate and the third one was strong and very obvious with the apartment building windows rattling. (via EMSC)

 

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