Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Hawker, SA, Australia, on Sunday, 11 October 2020 at 14:14 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.7 earthquake  - Hawker, SA, Australia, on Sunday, 11 October 2020 at 14:14 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

11 Oct 14:31 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 17 minutes.
11 Oct 19:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 25.9 to 10.0 km (from 16.1 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: 11 Oct 2020 02:14:25 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.472°S / 138.615°E (Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) S of Blinman (pop: 63)
139 km (86 mi) NE of Port Augusta (pop: 13,300)
168 km (105 mi) N of Petersburgh (pop: 1,530)
199 km (124 mi) NNE of Port Pirie (pop: 13,200)
200 km (124 mi) NNE of Whyalla (pop: 19,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.9°C (62 F), humidity: 49%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 2.710 kmHawker, SA, AustraliaGeoAu
M 2.726 km38 Km S of Blinman, AustraliaEMSC

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At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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