Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 21 km northwest of Cue, Western Australia, Australia, on Sunday, 15 November 2020 at 13:22 (GMT) -

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 21 km northwest of Cue, Western Australia, Australia, on Sunday, 15 November 2020 at 13:22 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Nov 13:39 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
15 Nov 13:39: Now using data updates from GeoAu
16 Nov 00:06: Epicenter location corrected by 8.5 km (5.3 mi) towards N.
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Date & time: 15 Nov 2020 01:22:10 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.337°S / 117.71°E (Western Australia, Australia)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NW of Cue (pop: 311)
38 km (24 mi) NW of Lake Austin (pop: 10)
59 km (37 mi) SW of Reedy (pop: 52)
82 km (51 mi) N of Mount Magnet (pop: 660)
Primary data source: GeoAu
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 2.610 kmCue, WA, AustraliaGeoAu

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
Sandhurst vic / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 21 km northwest of Cue, Western Australia, Australia, on Sunday, 15 November 2020 at 13:22 (GMT)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    | Details
  • 29 Apr 1941 01:35
    | 6.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    80 years ago
    152km / 94mi
    | Western Australia
  • 15 Aug 1977 02:09
    | 4.4 |
    13km / 8.1mi
    43 years ago
    121km / 75mi
    | Western Australia

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