Mag. 2.4 earthquake - Near Coast Of South Australia on Monday, 12 October 2020 at 09:36 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.4 earthquake  - Near Coast Of South Australia on Monday, 12 October 2020 at 09:36 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 9 km depth

12 Oct 09:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
12 Oct 09:49: Now using data updates from GeoAu
12 Oct 22:30: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.2 to 9.1 km (from 7 to 5.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.7 km (1.7 mi) towards ENE.
Date & time: 12 Oct 2020 09:36:49 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.713°S / 138.033°E (Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Victor Harbor (pop: 4,160)
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Happy Valley (City of Marion) (pop: 11,500)
99 km (62 mi) SSW of Grange (City of Charles Sturt) (pop: 5,240)
101 km (63 mi) SSW of Adelaide (pop: 1,225,200)
104 km (65 mi) SW of Mount Barker (pop: 8,360)
108 km (67 mi) SW of Adelaide Hills (pop: 60,400)
130 km (81 mi) WSW of Murray Bridge (pop: 19,600)
140 km (87 mi) SSW of Gawler (pop: 20,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 18.3°C (65 F), humidity: 73%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from S
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) 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.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.49.1 kmNear Coast Of South AustraliaGeoAu
M 2.411 kmKingscote, SA, AustraliaEMSC

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