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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Southwestern Siberia, Russia on Saturday, 17 October 2020

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Southwestern Siberia, Russia on Saturday, 17 October 2020
17 Oct 18:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 39 minutes.
17 Oct 18:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 2.0 km (from 0.6 to 1.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 20 km (12.5 mi) towards ENE.
17 Oct 18:28: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 15.0 km (from 1.2 to 9.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 44 km (27 mi) towards W.
17 Oct 18:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 15.0 to 10.0 km (from 9.3 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 10.8 km (6.7 mi) towards ENE.
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Date & time: Saturday, 17 October 2020 17:21 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 18 Oct 12:21 am (GMT +7)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 54.09°N / 86.2°E (Russia)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Artyshta (pop: 3,100)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Trudarmeyskiy (pop: 4,700)
17 km (11 mi) S of Starobachaty (pop: 4,600)
70 km (44 mi) NW of Novokuznetsk (pop: 539,600)
138 km (86 mi) S of Kemerovo (pop: 477,100)
180 km (112 mi) NE of Barnaul (pop: 599,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 7.5°C (46 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
18 Oct 12:21 am (GMT +7) (17 Oct 17:21:09 UTC)M 4.7 / 10 kmSouthwestern Siberia, RussiaEMSC
18 Oct 12:21 am (GMT +7) (17 Oct 17:21:11 UTC)M 4.6 / 10 kmSouthwestern Siberia, RussiaGFZ
Sat, 17 Oct 17:21 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km2 Km S of Artyshta, RussiaUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
63.5 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Киселевск, ул.50 лет города / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Kiselevsk, Kemerovskaya oblast' / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s

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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Southwestern Siberia, Russia on Saturday, 17 October 2020

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