Minor mag. 0.5 earthquake - Near Gap, France, on Sunday, 18 April 2021 at 02:59 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 0.5 earthquake at 7 km depth
Depth: 7.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.94886°N / 6.57947°E (France)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) ENE of Villeneuve (pop: 3,440) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) NW of Briancon (Hautes-Alpes) (pop: 11,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSW of Bardonecchia (Italy) (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) SSE of Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne (pop: 3,170) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of Guillestre (pop: 2,410) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Val Thorens (pop: 2,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (pop: 9,540) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Embrun (Hautes-Alpes) (pop: 7,070) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) NE of Gap (pop: 42,700) --> See nearby quakes!
540 km (336 mi) SE of Paris (pop: 2,138,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RENASS (Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS))
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 105 joules (0.099 kilowatt hours) More info
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|0.5||7.1 km||Near Gap, France||RENASS|