Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 48 km west of Linqiong, Sichuan, China, on 2021-04-18 08:11:57 -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
18 Apr 00:20 UTC: First to report: CEIC after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Apr 2021 00:11:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-18 08:11:57
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.37°N / 102.96°E (Sichuan, China)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) W of Linqiong (pop: 55,600) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) ENE of Kangding (pop: 100,000) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) WSW of Chengdu (pop: 7,415,600) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SW of Tianpeng (pop: 60,800) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) NW of Leshan (pop: 154,500) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of Luocheng (pop: 73,600) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) WSW of Deyang (pop: 152,200) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) W of Yanjiang (pop: 87,400) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SW of Mianyang (pop: 264,100) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) WNW of Zigong (pop: 690,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: CEIC (China Earthquake Networks Center)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||15 km||四川雅安市芦山县, China||CEIC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.