Minor mag. 0.4 earthquake - Near Gap, France, on Friday, 16 April 2021 at 04:15 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.4 earthquake at 5 km depth
16 Apr 08:22 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 4 hours.
Depth: 5.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.8429°N / 6.62142°E (France)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) S of Villar-Saint-Pancrace (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) SSW of Briancon (Hautes-Alpes) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Le Monêtier-les-Bains (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) N of Guillestre (pop: 2,410) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNE of Embrun (Hautes-Alpes) (pop: 7,070) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) NE of Chorges (Hautes-Alpes) (pop: 2,020) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne (pop: 3,170) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SSE of Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (pop: 9,540) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NE of Gap (pop: 42,700) --> See nearby quakes!
552 km (343 mi) SE of Paris (pop: 2,138,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RENASS (Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS))
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 105 joules (0.07 kilowatt hours) More info
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