Event status: unconfirmed [?]

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: Nyabihu District, 30 km east of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda, 24 May 10:38 am (GMT +2) -

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: Nyabihu District, 30 km east of Gisenyi, Western Province, Rwanda, 24 May 10:38 am (GMT +2)
24 May 08:40 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
Date & time: May 24, 2021 08:38:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 24 May 10:38 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.8?
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 1.72802°S / 29.52213°E (Nyabihu District, Western Province, Rwanda)
Antipode: 1.728°N / 150.478°W
Nearest volcano: Nyiragongo (19 km / 12 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) SSW of Ruhengeri (Northern Province) (pop: 86,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) E of Gisenyi (pop: 83,600) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NW of Gitarama (Southern Province) (pop: 87,600) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ESE of Sake (Nord Kivu, Congo - Kinshasa) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WNW of Kigali (pop: 745,300) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of Kabale (Western Region, Uganda) (pop: 43,500) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) N of Nzega (Nyamagabe, Southern Province) (pop: 33,800) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NNW of Butare (Southern Province) (pop: 89,600) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) NE of Cyangugu (pop: 63,900) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) NNW of Gitega (Burundi) (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
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near Byumba, Gicumbi District, Northern Province (47.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : My windows shook for around 30 seconds. The shake was weak. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Rusizi, Rwanda (88.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Gentle swaying of reinforced concrete building | One user found this interesting.  
Goma (34 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 1-2 s : Plus de 150 tremblement depuis le matin | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
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Goma, DRD / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Strong shakes | One user found this interesting.  
Ruyenzi/Kamonyi district/ Rwanda / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Shaking for 3 seconds | One user found this interesting.  
Goma, Nord Kivu (32.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Gisenyi, rwanda. (31.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s
Kigali, Rwanda (68.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Very short but unmistakable light shaking, seemed to move through the building from one corner, northwest to the other corner, southeast  
Gisenyi, Rwanda / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Kigali / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Kimihurura / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s
Nyaruturama, Kigali, Rwanda / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Kigali / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Gisenyi / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : There are frequent earthquakes since the volcano erupted on 22 may 2021. Numerous tremors are felt in gisenyi and goma  
Goma (32.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Kigali / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Kigali (68.1 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s (reported through our app)
Goma, DRC / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Kigali / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 30-60 s
Kicukiro, Kigali, Rwanda / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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