Minor mag. 1.0 earthquake - Monthey VS (Switzerland) on Monday, 14 September 2020
14 Sep 12:46 UTC: First to report: SED after 1 minutes.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.24°N / 7.04°E (Switzerland)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Bex (pop: 6,000)
4 km (3 mi) SW of Gryon (pop: 1,100)
7 km (4 mi) S of Villars-sur-Ollon (pop: 2,500)
139 km (87 mi) NW of Turin (pop: 870,500)
178 km (111 mi) NE of Lyon (pop: 472,300)
188 km (117 mi) NW of Milan (pop: 1,236,800)
Primary data source: SED
Estimated released energy: 2 x 106 joules (0.554 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 14 Sep 12:45 UTC||M 1.0 / 3 km||Monthey VS (Switzerland)||SED|
|Mon, 14 Sep 12:45 UTC||M 1.0 / 3 km||Switzerland||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.0, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.