Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 3.4 km northwest of Riedlingen, Tübingen Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, on Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 11:55 am (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 3.4 km northwest of Riedlingen, Tübingen Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, on Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 11:55 am (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 30 km depth

29 Dec 10:58 UTC: First to report: SED after 2 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Dec 2020 10:55:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 11:55 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 2.1
Depth: 30.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.18°N / 9.45°E (Tübingen Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Riedlingen (Tübingen) (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNW of Saulgau (Tübingen) (pop: 17,900) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ENE of Sigmaringen (Tübingen) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Ehingen (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Biberach an der Riss (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Albstadt (pop: 46,700) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Reutlingen (pop: 112,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Ulm (pop: 120,500) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSE of Stuttgart (pop: 589,800) --> See nearby quakes!
559 km (347 mi) SSW of Berlin (pop: 3,426,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 3.8°C (39 F), humidity: 78%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SW
Primary data source: SED (Swiss Seismological Service)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.130 kmAlbstadt D, GermanySED

User reports for this quake (27)

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69.8 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : I was laying in my bed and the earthquake have woken me up. I was a little bit scared about it and after 2-4 sec it stopped. I looked to the curtain, if it swings.  
85665 Moosach Ebersberg / not felt : ABER ich habe ein 260 Liter Aquarium im Wohnzimmer stehen, da hat der Wasserspiegel ziemlich geschwankt. Ich dachte, hoffentlich sprengt es jetzt nicht durch den Druck des Wassers. Bayern Ebersberg Moosach  
Passau / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : At 12:22 pm i was lying on the Couch on 2nd floor. Sort shaking for about a second. Light hanging from the roof was swinging.  
Passau / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : At 12:22 pm i was lying on the Couch on 2nd floor. Sort shaking for about a second. Light hanging from the roof was swinging.  
Auf der Stelle, 71067 Sindelfingen (68.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
158.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / not felt / horizontal (sideways) swinging : Lampen und Mobile haben sich schwingend bewegt.  
München (158.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
Fohnsdorf (405.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
München (154.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Stuttgart / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake
.91056 Erlangen / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : MMI Iii  
München / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s
Nürtingen / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Rielasingen-Worblingen / not felt
Tübingen / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Frickenhausen 72636 / not felt
Rosenheim / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 20-30 s
mannheim 68309 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 20-30 s : Wasser in Aquarium hat gewackelt und die Tür haben sich bewegt. in Richtung Ost West  
heidelberg / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
München / not felt / 20-30 s : There was also a slight vibration...furniture wobbled slightly  
Karlsruhe / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Ostfildern / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Heilbronn / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
91207 Lauf an der Pegnitz / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Ortenburg / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lampenschirme sind hin und her geschwungen. Christbaum hat gewackelt.  
Cologne / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Ettlingen / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
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