Mag. 1.4 earthquake - Slovenia on Saturday, 8 August 2020 at 04:50 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 1.4 earthquake at 8 km depth
8 Aug 04:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.31°N / 13.57°E (Slovenia)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSE of Bovec (pop: 1,630)
7 km (4 mi) N of Kobarid (pop: 1,120)
19 km (12 mi) NW of Tolmin (pop: 3,530)
23 km (14 mi) SW of Kranjska Gora (pop: 1,440)
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Kanal (pop: 1,270)
37 km (23 mi) NE of Udine (Italy) (pop: 97,800)
40 km (25 mi) N of Nova Gorica (pop: 13,200)
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Jesenice (pop: 13,400)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 1.4||8 km||Slovenia||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.