Mag. 2.2 earthquake - Baltics-belarus-nw Russia Reg., Estonia, on Friday, 18 September 2020 at 07:21 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 0 km depth
18 Sep 18:01 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 11 hours.
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 59.09°N / 28.03°E (Estonia)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Slantsy (Slantsevsky District, Russia) (pop: 36,200)
33 km (21 mi) SSW of Narva (pop: 67,000)
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Sillamäe (pop: 16,700)
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Gdov (Russia) (pop: 5,520)
46 km (28 mi) SW of Kingisepp (Russia) (pop: 50,600)
55 km (34 mi) SE of Kohtla-Järve (pop: 46,100)
160 km (99 mi) SW of Petersburg (Russia) (pop: 5,028,000)
190 km (118 mi) E of Tallinn (pop: 394,000)
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.