Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 32 km E of Mamoudzou, Mayotte on Tuesday, 15 September 2020
16 Sep 06:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.83°S / 45.52°E (Mayotte)
Nearest volcano: Mayotte Island (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) E of Pamandzi (pop: 9,100)
29 km (18 mi) E of Dzaoudzi (pop: 15,300)
32 km (20 mi) E of Mamoudzou (pop: 54,800)
36 km (22 mi) SE of Koungou (pop: 18,100)
36 km (23 mi) E of Dembeni (pop: 10,100)
142 km (88 mi) SE of Moutsamoudou (pop: 23,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Sep 22:58 UTC||M 3.2 / 45 km||32 km E of Mamoudzou, Mayotte||EMSC|
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