Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 6.1 km SSE of Negreşti, Romania, on 30 Oct 12:43 am (GMT +2) -

Mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 6.1 km SSE of Negreşti, Romania, on 30 Oct 12:43 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 5 km depth

29 Oct 23:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 10:43:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 30 Oct 12:43 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 46.78°N / 27.45°E (Romania)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of Pădureni (pop: 374)
11 km (7 mi) SW of Rateșu Cuzei (Comuna Rebricea) (pop: 498)
12 km (7 mi) NW of Deleşti (Comuna Delești) (pop: 5,120)
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Ţibăneşti (Comuna Țibănești, Iaşi) (pop: 7,660)
43 km (27 mi) ESE of Roman (Neamţ) (pop: 67,800)
44 km (28 mi) SSW of Iasi (Iaşi) (pop: 318,000)
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Bacau (Bacău) (pop: 171,400)
110 km (68 mi) WSW of Chisinau (Chișinău Municipality, Moldova) (pop: 636,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 10.8°C (51 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from W
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.65 km44 Km SSW of Iaşi, RomaniaEMSC

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Iasi / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : I woke up and the bea Was moving
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