Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 5.8 km southeast of Głogow, Okres Glogow, Lower Silesia, Poland, on 16 Jun 3:22 pm (GMT +2) -

Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 5.8 km southeast of Głogow, Okres Glogow, Lower Silesia, Poland, on 16 Jun 3:22 pm (GMT +2)

Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

16 Jun 13:24 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
16 Jun 13:28: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.1. Epicenter location corrected by 1.8 km (1.1 mi) towards SW.
Update Wed, 16 Jun 2021, 13:30
Moderate tremor of magnitude 4.1 just reported 6 km southeast of Głogow, Poland
4.1 quake 16 Jun 3:22 pm (GMT +2)
4.1 quake 16 Jun 3:22 pm (GMT +2)
The German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a magnitude 4.1 quake in Poland near Głogow, Lower Silesia, only 8 minutes ago. The earthquake hit early afternoon on Wednesday 16 June 2021 at 3:22 pm local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.0 earthquake.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Grębocice (pop. 1,500) located 3 km from the epicenter, and Głogow (pop. 68,500) 6 km away, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Polkowice (pop. 21,600) located 14 km from the epicenter, Lubin (pop. 77,500) 25 km away, and Nowa Sol (pop. 40,400) 35 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Leszno (pop. 63,600) located 39 km from the epicenter, Legnica (pop. 106,000) 46 km away, Bolesławiec (pop. 40,700) 55 km away, and Breslavia (pop. 634,900) 85 km away.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jun 16, 2021 13:22:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 16 Jun 3:22 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 51.62°N / 16.13°E (Okres Glogow, Lower Silesia, Poland)
Antipode: 51.62°S / 163.87°W
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Grębocice (pop: 1,500) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) SSE of Głogow (pop: 68,500) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NNE of Polkowice (polkowicki) (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Lubin (pop: 77,500) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of Nowa Sol (Lubusz) (pop: 40,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW of Leszno (Greater Poland) (pop: 63,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) N of Legnica (pop: 106,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NE of Bolesławiec (pop: 40,700) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NW of Breslau (pop: 634,900) --> See nearby quakes!
342 km (212 mi) W of Warszawa (Mazovia) (pop: 1,702,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 25.6°C (78 F), humidity: 54%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from E
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.110 kmPolandGFZ
4.010 km4.0 POLANDEMSC
3.710 kmPoland: POLENUni Köln

User reports for this quake (4)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Altglienicke (199.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (393.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Strassham, Eferding, Upper Austria (392.6 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Potsdam, at home (228.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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