Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 112 km south of Exmouth, Western Australia, Australia, on Thursday, 22 October 2020 at 16:37 (GMT) -

Mag. 3.6 earthquake  - 112 km south of Exmouth, Western Australia, Australia, on Thursday, 22 October 2020 at 16:37 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

22 Oct 16:55 UTC: First to report: GeoAu after 18 minutes.
22 Oct 23:42: Epicenter location corrected by 5.2 km (3.2 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: 22 Oct 2020 04:37:17 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.871°S / 114.511°E (Western Australia, Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
240 km (149 mi) NNE of Carnarvon (pop: 7,390)
338 km (210 mi) SW of Karratha (Shire of Roebourne) (pop: 11,700)
511 km (317 mi) SW of Port Hedland (pop: 15,000)
537 km (334 mi) W of Newman (Shire of East Pilbara) (pop: 5,140)
539 km (335 mi) N of Kalbarri (Western Australia) (pop: 2,600)
568 km (353 mi) N of West Binnu (Western Australia) (pop: 16)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 16.2°C (61 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.610 kmGascoyne, WA, AustraliaGeoAu
M 3.610 km77 Km ENE of Coral Bay, AustraliaEMSC

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Perth, Western Australia / not felt : Felt in Manjimup? I doubt It!!!!! | One user found this interesting.
manjimup / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 112 km south of Exmouth, Western Australia, Australia, on Thursday, 22 October 2020 at 16:37 (GMT)
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