Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 4.3 km southwest of Boksburg, South Africa, on 2021-07-30 06:34:52 SAST (GMT+02:00) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 4.3 km southwest of Boksburg, South Africa, on 2021-07-30 06:34:52 SAST (GMT+02:00)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

30 Jul 04:37 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
30 Jul 04:42: Now using data updates from CGS
30 Jul 04:49: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.5.
Update Fri, 30 Jul 2021, 05:12
Earthquake reported about 20 minutes ago near Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
We are receiving unverified early reports of seismic activity in or near Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa on 30 Jul 2021 (GMT) at approximately 04:48.
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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jul 30, 2021 04:34:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-30 06:34:52 SAST (GMT+02:00)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 26.238°S / 28.228°E (Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa)
Antipode: 26.238°N / 151.772°W
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SW of Boksburg (pop: 445,200) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Benoni (pop: 605,300) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Alberton (pop: 121,500) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of Edenvale (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) W of Brakpan (pop: 305,700) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) W of Springs (pop: 186,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Johannesburg (pop: 2,026,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) E of Soweto (pop: 1,695,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) S of Pretoria (pop: 1,619,400) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) SE of Gaborone (Botswana) (pop: 208,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: CGS (Council for Geoscience, South African National Seismograph Network)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.510 kmSouth Africa RegionCGS
4.25 km13 Km SE of Alberton, South AfricaUSGS
4.25 kmSOUTH AFRICAEMSC

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Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt like a heavy truck revving it’s engine in the next room. Lots of shaking but no displacement of objects. | 23 users found this interesting.  
  • I felt it,i live in Sunward park 06:34
  • I felt it as well in randburg it shook the walls and windows. So scary
Boksburg (7.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : North to South Movement ...it felt like 2 Movements 1 and then another one 2 to 3 seconds | 17 users found this interesting.  
  • I live in Boksburg, SA and felt it.
Tedstoneville germiston south africa (3.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Everything was shaking dogs are going mad the houses roof started shaking badly some pieces of the roof inside sounded like it was going to fall put | 13 users found this interesting.  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Felt the whole ground shaking as if a huge ship landed on ground or something. All windows rattled quite bad foe about 10 sec | 10 users found this interesting.  
  • I live in Boksburg,South Africa. It felt like a huge bomb exploding! The tremor lasted 3 to 4 seconds
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (8.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shaking that woke me up, nothing falling off walls etc. I thought it was a mine fall that we used to experience in Gauteng. | 9 users found this interesting.  
Florentia / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I was lying in bed and felt like the bed was moving like a ship. My husband and son where standing and didnt feel it as much | 8 users found this interesting.  
Orange Grove (16.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Vibrating and shaking, my bed and windows where shaking thought someone hit my window with a car or something | 6 users found this interesting.  
Johannesburg (19 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The building I live in was shaking. It was brief but it almost felt like the building was about to collapse | 5 users found this interesting.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Was still sleeping that time, when I was awaken by the quake. For me it was a quite a big quake. Havent felt something like that for a very long time. Lasted about +/-3-5sec,Sunwardpark, Boksburg | 5 users found this interesting.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 15-20 s : Single bang like an explosion, felt like an upwards vertical movement of the aerh. With a rolling rumbling tremor, diminishing in intensity | 4 users found this interesting.  
  • Similar experience … single bang/thud … slight sudden vertical movement experience and rolling rumble and tremor
Vosloorus Gauteng (14.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s : Felt the roof and the house shaking with the sound of almost like very strong thunder | 6 users found this interesting.  
Boksburg, Dawn Park / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : We have a lot of tremors in the area because of the mines, that definitely didn’t feel like a tremor. It was stronger, longer & more intense. | 5 users found this interesting.  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I was woken up by the vibration of the wake in my apartment building. Most intense I have felt in a while. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Everything shook from the building to my windows and cupboards, even my bed vibrated. I am on the 1st floor. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : We were om first floor and there was a rattling noise with vibration from ceiling. Thr bed was also vibrating like you are driving on an unpaved road. It happened twice within short time | 2 users found this interesting.  
Brackenhurst, Alberton (15.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Heard a huge rumble that sounded like an aeroplane but louder. Minor shaking experienced in the house | 2 users found this interesting.  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (21.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : It felt like ripple effect. My fiancee and I live in a double storey house. Our bedroom is upstairs and we felt the the ripple effect, almost like driving in a huge truck and hitting a speed bump. | One user found this interesting.  
Centurion, City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (39.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : I was in my study. The desk shook visibly and our bird went crazy in her cage. My first experience ever, whilst being awake and aware of what was happening. | One user found this interesting.  
Bedford view Johannesburg (13.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : My bed was moving and objects and windows were shaking. The building felt like it was swaying. This was felt in the ground floor and first floor of the structure | One user found this interesting.  
Edenvale (13.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Paintings in my walls were shaking. I was in my bed and felt the vibrations. Sound was quite loud. The sound continued long after the vibrations ended. As if a train was moving away from us. | One user found this interesting.  
Johannesburg (37.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : I woke to hear doors rattling. It being a tremor crossed my mind but I didn't think too much of it until I saw other people had experienced it too. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Alberton / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Biggest shake ever I felt in gauteng. | 3 users found this interesting.  
Bruma North / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : It felt more like a vibration and I could hear rattling in the ceiling.. Almost felt like the roof was going to cave in. | One user found this interesting.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The walls, gates and roofs were vibrating with huge sound. It felt it could cause cracks on the walls.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It happened so quick and I was nervous . I was standing inside the house and I could feel the house shaking  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The walls, gates and roofs were vibrating with huge sound. It felt it could cause cracks on the walls.  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : The entire household was woken up. A deep rumbling vibration could be felt and everything in the house rattled around, but nothing fell or broke. The pets were disturbed for a little while.  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.2 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Initially like an explosion followed with heay horisontal shake and then rambling in a westerly direction.  
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : What was that, I asked my husband as we lay in bed. He too felt the tremor as well as hearing a jolting sound.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.5 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating : I thought it might be another blast from illegal mining activity in our Boksburg area but felt that it was rather more intense than those  
  • Felt it in Birch Acres in Kempton Park
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (21.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : I was asleep and I heard a noise and felt shaking at the same time. I thought it was part of my dream and so I shook it off (no pun intended).  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : It sounded like a rubeling noise cummimg from a distance and passing through. It lasted more than 3 to 5 seconds. Nothing fell over in my house in Glenvista. It was just a light tremor and this rumbling noise.  
  • I heared the Earth saking in cresslawn kempton park
  • I heared the Earth saking in cresslawn kempton park
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Rumblings, windows shook, roof vibrations! We live on the edge of a dam in Benoni - rippling on the water!  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The ground were shaking and a bit crackling sound in the roof and windows vibrated but it's less then the shakes off mine bumps  
12.8 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : I got woken up by something that sounded like a distant explosion, then felt an impact through my bed and thereafter constant non-stop shaking that slowly disappeared over a few minutes, I remember mistaking my heartbeat for the vibration  
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (26 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Felt a lateral shake and some rattling afterwards in our 1st floor apartment in Linden JHB (high altitude) at about 06:33 on Friday 30 July  
Alberton (12.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : The entire house and ground shook sand windows were vibratjng amd there was a siren that was going off for about five minutes prior to the earthquake  
Johannesburg South Africa (30 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : At 06:35 there was a rumbling noise and then the house made creaking noises and it sort of rumbled from one side to another. I could feel a vibration as it rumbled past. (reported through our app)  
Alberton (12.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : It woke me up   
Germiston Hazeldene 6:35 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : It was strong thud that | 2 users found this interesting.  
Brackendowns, Alberton - South Africa / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : I thought it was very huge truck passing and shaking the house but this truck is taking time to pass. I asked myself how huge and heavy is this truck to shake the house and sound(thick) so loud. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Johannesburg / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short : I was really scared cause I felt the house was shaking a bit didn’t last the long it was 06:30 heard a bang on the roof | 2 users found this interesting.  
Sunward Park in Boksburg (3.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : A big bang followed by windows shacking almost to the level I thought the would Crack. Windows continued to shake for more than a minute after as I was literally standing before them. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Oakdene Johannesburg (17.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : I’m was in bed sleeping and the bed started shaking I jumped up and heard the windows rattling, shocking but not bad | 2 users found this interesting.  
near Paris, Fezile Dabi District Municipality, Orange Free State (110.1 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) : I'm at katlehong, i felt this earthquake this early morning. It wasn't scary and didn't take long. | One user found this interesting.  
20 Mercurius street (9.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : My entire apartment was shaking, the windows were rattling. It last for about 8 seconds | One user found this interesting.  
Kempton Park (17.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : My bar chair was vibrating and I heard a very strange sound around the house | One user found this interesting.  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : small vibrations and windows shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Benoni (8.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The sofa was shaking and there was a rattling sound | One user found this interesting.  
Norkem Park / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : It sounded like a "stuck door" was pulled open, but the vibrat  
Boksburg / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating : I felt it but formed part of my dream, only when others spoke about it, i realised it wasnt just in my dream  
New Redruth, Alberton / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Biggest tremor felt to date. Quite loud and lots of rattling. Walls were vibrating/moving quite heavily. Was on top floor of house so probably felt worse than on ground level.  
Brakpan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Was sleeping and the shaking woke me up. Lasted for about 10 seconds. Have never felt if like this before.  
Katlehong / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : At the beginning the shake was strong but slowed down abit towards the end however, it lasted quite long.  
Noordwyk / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : A pulse of vibration and then a vibration of windows, my bed and my shower sliding doors. Only for about 5-6 seconds  
Jane Mzwagwa,Johannesburg,Orange Grove / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Initially I thought it was a bird hoveting until I felt my bed moving.That is when I knew it was a tremor  
Johannesburg / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : I stood still for a while cause it's my first time experiencing it and few minutes after that I looked out of the window.. Had a shaking. Vibrational feeling  
Bideford Avenue Robertsham Johannesburg south / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : We live on the 1st floor. Our apartment atartinh shaking and rattling. The ground felt very uneasy ans moving. Didnt last too long but felt strong.  
Hazel park, germiston / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : There was like a thunder and rattle. Felt the entire roof rattle almost like it was going to cave in. Lasted almost 4 seconds  
Meyersdal alberton area / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 20-30 s : Our windows were rattling beds and furniture were moving. It was loud and lasted approximately 20 to 30 seconds! Very scary  
Saxenburg, Boksburg, 1458 / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Heard a rumbling sound and suddenly felt the flat I am staying which is on the 3rd floor shaking almost as if a kar drove into the building some glasses slide around but no glasses or windows cracked.  
42.9 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Just felt the tremor and little movement | One user found this interesting.  
97.2 km S of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Scary! | One user found this interesting.  
Germiston (6.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating : It shook our building for about 4 seconds. Very scary, strongest earthquake I hqve felt Shaking intensity strong | One user found this interesting.  
French lane , sandton (25.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : A shaking and rattling . I’m on the top level of a three level complex . In bed . There was movement and my wooden ceiling creaked and cracked. | One user found this interesting.  
Marlboro Gardens (20.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : The bedroom doors started swinging open and close, the cupboard doors vibrated loudly as if in a car going over corrugated bumps and the bed shook noticeably. | One user found this interesting.  
Elspark, Germiston / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Intense few seconds, felt like an underground mine blasting. Everything shook for a few seconds. Dogs went mad. Alarms going off. Birds scattered out of trees into the air. | One user found this interesting.  
Germiston / Weak shaking (MMI III) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 10-15 s : I was sleeping on the bed then immediately l heard big sound which was accompanied by the shaking of the house, the walls of the house vibrated and the bed shaked. Was terrified | One user found this interesting.  
Vosloorus / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It was scary felt the shakes in bed and I thought the walls were going to fall in, it startled the baby who was breastfeeding, woke my sister up. | One user found this interesting.  
In bed / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe : My bed moved during the shake | One user found this interesting.  
Mondeor / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Felt the house shaking as if the roof will collapse. It felt like a huge truck was driving pass causing the house to shake for a very short time. I traveled to another direction | One user found this interesting.  
Brakpan / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 1-2 s : It felt like up and sideways | One user found this interesting.  
Oakdene, Johannesburg (18.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Vibration moving through the house. Large enough to shake us in the bed with a rattle through the house. | One user found this interesting.  
Rhodesfield / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 20-30 s : I felt vibrations in my bed, the wardrobe shaking vigorously | One user found this interesting.  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
near Cullinan, City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (51.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Was in bed and felt the bed and house shaking. Quite a intense shaking.  
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (9.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (28.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 5-10 s : A sharp thud with faint trembling  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : This was a new earth tremor that happened at 11h09 on 1August 2021 in Sunward Park Boksburg  
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Was in bed and felt the bed and house shaking. Quite a intense shaking.  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Indian Ocean (1724.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Was very scared thought it the end of the day's of our Lives I thank God we all safe  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Bed moved, house creaking  
near Vereeniging, Sedibeng District Municipality, Gauteng (45.8 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Windows rattling  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / complex motion difficult to describe
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (0 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : At first i thought it was a truck passing by i then went outside the tremor was very light  
Springs, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
near Balfour, Gert Sibande District Municipality, Mpumalanga (55.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 5-10 s
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Was in bed and felt the bed and house shaking. Quite a intense shaking.  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (9.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Light  
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (24.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Very powerful rumble and slight rumble  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (9.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Springs, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (23.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Vibration of windows and like the ground was also shaking underneath me.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Bed felt as if being compacted  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (2.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Rat teling  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : i did not feel it  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Was on my bed when l felt some rumbling and vibrations windows where rattling and the door  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Was still sleeping woken up by a very loud vibration and bang as if my house was hit by a big truck  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (24.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 10-15 s : It was moving from west to east eg from hillbrow to eastgate i live in yeoville in Johannesburg  
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (5.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (0 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Very loud and felt the vibration. Scary moment  
near Tembisa, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (42.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Just felt the tremor and little movement  
Roodepoort, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (37.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : No idea there even was one  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (5.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Sodoma, Waterberg District Municipality, Limpopo (304 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 15-20 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Light shaking, woke from sleep  
near Nigel, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (46.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : felt and sounded like those massive yellow mine trucks going closeby the house  
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (8.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating : the house walls vibrating and glass  
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : A mild tremor for about 5 seconds  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Tembisa, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (21.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : Thank goodness, i was on the toilet when i felt it....  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 15-20 s : Felt like an intense explosion.  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (8.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / very short
Pretoria, City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (62.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Light shaking and rattling  
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (9.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Whole house shook  
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Nigel, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (29.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Tremor  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (23.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Light shaking and rattling  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : The noise was very noticeable. A loud, deep rumbling for which we could see no cause.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (21.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (25.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : The house was shaking. Felt it while I was asleep.  
39 km of Warmbaths, Waterberg District Municipality, Limpopo (119.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
31 km of Deneysville, Fezile Dabi District Municipality, Orange Free State (97 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Heard tremors it was not loud  
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I felt shaking for a few seconds and even saw that my table next to my bed was shaking a bit  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Tembisa, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (24.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.7 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (8.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 s
Midstream, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (38.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
near Deneysville, Fezile Dabi District Municipality, Orange Free State (69.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 15-20 s : It was something pulling my room  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (6.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : I was asleep when o felt the shaking, for a moment I thought the flat is going to fall apart.  
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Yes I felt the quake and it shook the house a bit I didn't know where to look..I'm in boksburg  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Woken up by the shacking, windows rattled a little. No damage.  
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (28 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Heidelberg, Sedibeng District Municipality, Gauteng (30.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Felt movement of building & sound at about 06:30 early morning  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
near Deneysville, Fezile Dabi District Municipality, Orange Free State (90 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Springs, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (25.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 10-15 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (30.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Springs, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : No  
near Vereeniging, Sedibeng District Municipality, Gauteng (35.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (21.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : It wss scary, roof and ceiling was ratelling,  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (5.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (5.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : I had a loud sound and a few stronger sharp shakes that passed quickly.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (2.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 20-30 s : My house shook for 30 seconds like I’ve never experienced  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Diepsloot, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (39.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Didn't feel anything in Centurion  
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Vibration, windows and walls moving  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
28 km of Senekal, Thabo Mofutsanyana District Municipality, Orange Free State (241.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : It was like a huge aeroplane going over the house rooftiles and wall were shaking  
Nigel, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (32.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : Felt the vibration and heard loud sound  
near Vereeniging, Sedibeng District Municipality, Gauteng (39.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / very short : Heard movement on the roof and then the ground started to shake..was in bed.  
Springs, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (24 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : I didn't feel anything  
near Vereeniging, Sedibeng District Municipality, Gauteng (39.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.5 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating : The earth   
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (20.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Vibrations, windows rattling like a big truck sped past  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s
near Vereeniging, Sedibeng District Municipality, Gauteng (41.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe
Midrand, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (30.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.1 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating : House was shaking for nearly a minutes.  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : House was shaking .. swimming pool water looked like small waves .. tables was shaking  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Brakpan, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : My bed shook - was clearly noticeable.  
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (25.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
near Lindley, Thabo Mofutsanyana District Municipality, Orange Free State (181 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Slight shudder and a thud type of noise  
Pretoria, City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (61.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (5.6 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Yes  
Tembisa, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : A thunderers sound and shaking of house and the doors  
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : The noise and shaking woke me  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (1.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Windsor East Randburg, was awake and did not feel the quake.  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
33 km of Warmbaths, Waterberg District Municipality, Limpopo (119.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Nothing  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (14.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Felt a bit nervous vibration seemed to go on for a while.  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (2.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Like our house was being pushed by a huge truck and tge windows made sounds.  
Rustenburg, Bojanala Platinum, North-West (107.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : I  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (20.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (18.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s
Midrand, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (27.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : It was quite significant  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : A loud bang with a sharp shake  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Boksburg (1.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Boksburg Klippoortje South Africa (6.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
24.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / very short : I felt it in Crosby  
Verwoerdpark, Alberton, gauteng (9.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I actually got a fright! It was the biggest earthquake i have ever felt  
9.1 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Almond rd, primrose,germiston, jhb (7.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : Was woken up by tremor, and my african Grey falling off his perch  
Greenstone (15 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Bruma, johannesburg (13.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Could hear door knobs shaking and felt vibrating as if A large vehicle was passing by  
12.7 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
15.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Was in bed and felt the bed and house shaking. Quite a intense shaking.  
Oakdene, Johannesburg South (17.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : The windows vibrated  
Bedfordview (11.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : As per above picture  
Glen Marais (19.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Didn't feel anything  
Bordeaux Randburg (27.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Glenvista (18.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Glenvista Johannesburg (17.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
13.8 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 20-30 s
19.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 20-30 s
Kempton Park (18.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Was lying in bed and felt like someone bumped the bed. Heard some creaking too.  
Impala Park Boksburg (9.2 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Bedfordview (11.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Sky City (21.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Bonaero park (14 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Robertsham (22.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (3.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Crown Gardens (22.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : .  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (21.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Pomono (13.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Edenvale (11.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Ridgeway (22.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Kem (19 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s : It just felt like the house shook for a second  
Mount Pellan drive Glenvista. Johannesburg Souther (17.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Floors and windows shaking in office building  
Bedfordview (12 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Elspark, Germiston (3.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : A single large thump with rumbling thereafter.  
Bedfordview (12.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s : Glass on windows rattling, birds leaving their trees flying in panic, beds shaking.  
Johannesburg (41.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My cupboards shook  
Benoni (12 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (9.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 15-20 s
Dinwiddie (6.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : A big shake  
Edenvale (14.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating
Edenvale (18 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Shaking Rattling  
Germiston (9.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Midvaal (23.6 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Just a rattle  
Edenvale (14.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Alberton, New Redruth (11.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Norwood Johannesburg (17.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Boksburg west (5.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
Alberton (80.7 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : First it fell like an explosion followed by a tremor like rolling thunder  
Boksburg south (4.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Tremors, shaking, earthquake fir a few seconds with aftershocks  
Ridgeway (22.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Felt like an explosion underground (similar to bombing in mines), but weak  
22.7 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
BOKSBURG (1.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
123 klipstreet (7.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s
Alberton (12.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
263.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt
Alberton (15.1 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
18 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Light rattling of doirs windows and shaking.  
Boksburg witfield (6.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Whole building were Shaking with noise  
Alberton (13.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (16.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Tremor  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Felt it, lots of shaking and very long. Scary. Alberton area  
Elma Park (11.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Elsburg, Germiston (3.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tembisa, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (20.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Kempton Park (17.4 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Bonero park (12.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : House shook and doors and windows rattled  
Alberton (12.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / very short
Germiston (6.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Shaking of house  
In Bed (11.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 10-15 s
2 walnut Avenue, Gerdview, Germiston (8.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
33 kingfisher ave, elapark, germiston (3.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
14.9 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Brakpan (14.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short : The house was shaking and our bed moved  
13 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Boksburg west (5.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Bonaeropark (14.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / very short
Boksburg (5.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s (reported through our app)
Helderwyk Brakpan South Africa (9.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : The bunk bed even moved back and forth  
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (20.8 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Nothing  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 2-5 s
Benoni (13.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton (12.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Mulbarton (18.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Sunward Park (5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (20 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Baredene (15.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton (15.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Edenvale (13.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / very short
Benoni, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.6 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton (12.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Woken up from shaking  
Germiston (8.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : Building shaking up and down  
Orange Grove, Johannesburg (18.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : A consistent rattle for about five seconds. The whole house shook.  
Johannesburg (24.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : Felt like a truck diving passed the house but the shaking was longer then normal  
Randburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (19.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : My furniture moved sideways and I also felt a strange feeling of shaking  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
South Africa (10.5 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : I felt a strong vibration will laying on the couch   
germiston (9.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Vosloorus (10.6 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Centurion (41.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Bed was shaken and rattling on my bed side lamp  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Benoni (11.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Woke husband up, I was awake. House shook and grumbled, windows creaked.. heard the earth moving  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.1 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Was like big train passed by  
Roodepoort, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (35.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Germiston Johannesburg (5.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Why so many quakes in South Africa.  
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
GERMISTON (54.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : The ground shaking and woke me up  
Boksburg south africa (3.7 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
near Midstream, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (42.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (2.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 5-10 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt and heard it. Sounded like rumbling of thunder, windows vibrated and ceiling fan moved.  
Hyde park (22.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Woke up from the shaking  
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15.9 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Germiston (13.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
MEYERSDAL (13.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Johannesburg (17.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I heard a sound and at the same time my bed was shaking where I sleeping  
20 Jordaan street Heidelberg gauteng (31.3 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Hear windows shake. No feeling of floor move. More sound  
Boksburg North 16 Edgar Road (6.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Intense  
Boksburg, Witfield (6.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (15 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Midrand, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (28 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : Felt the he’d shake  
Alberton (9.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s
6 olivine avenue (13.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Felt like a strong vibration and it was audible.  
Johannesburg (9.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton (12.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
near Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (23.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Bedfordview (10.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Springs, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating (reported through our app)
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
64 phantom street race view alberton (12.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Johannesburg (18.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
28 km of Mabopane, City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (101.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : I felt slight shaking and also heard the shutters shaking then it stopped.  
Alberton, Gauteng, Johannesburg, 1449 (11.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s
ALBERTON (12.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (22.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (10.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating
Alberton, Gauteng, South Africa (9.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.9 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Atlasville (11.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Germiston, South Africa (4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : There was a loud noise, the ground shook and the windows were vibrating... I could feel the bed move  
Killarney (19.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Johannesburg south (15.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Johannesburg South (17.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Boksburg (2.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short (reported through our app)
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (13.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton (14.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (9.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Light  
Benoni (10.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was in the bath and I could see how the water had like vibrating effects  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (4.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : It was fast but not that fast. My frames fell from my walls. It eas vibrating sound and very loud  
Johannesburg South African (18 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : All the doors were shaking  
Benoni south africa (8.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 30-60 s
Johannesburg (14.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Very shaking, didn’t last that long  
Germiston (5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Deep rumbling followed by a more relaxed roll out.  
E (13.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Eden Glen, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (12.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Meyerdal, Alberton (14.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Parkview (20.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Boksburg (5.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Lasted for about 3 seconds. It was intense. All windows were shacking. Foundations were shacking.  
Alberton (12 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Johannesburg South (17.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : House shaking. It was concerning  
Benoni (8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Shaking for around 15 seconds  
Boksburg, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (2.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (17.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Alberton, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (7.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : It was just a small vibration with sound...nothing too intense  
Johannesburg (19.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Sandton (22.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Kew, Gauteng, South Africa (18.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s : Very weak shaking, house rattling.  
Alberton (14.8 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : House was vibrating  
Alexandra (18.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Edenvale, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng (11.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
Kempton Park (19.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Cyrildene / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Boksburg / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Johannesburg, Glenanda / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Johannesburg, Glenanda / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Alberton / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Glenvista Johannesburg (17.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 1-2 s
I was in the kitchen making lunches. The windows a / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Dawnview / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Johannesburg (49.7 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Felt that the ground underneath was vibrating that my bed was shaken too.  
Johannesburg / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Weird bro  
Meyersdal, Alberton / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Kempton Park / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Germiston / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : It was quite a scary moment  
Midrand / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Slight door vibrations and trembling in bed  
Sleeping in Kempton Park CBD / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Yeeeeer I felt the bed shaking and ceiling making  
Sonneveld brakpan (11.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : A vibrating sound came rumbeling . With the mirror on thwall shaking and the bird in the cage started freaking out and fly into the walls of the cage. I felt a vibrating feeling on my feet  
Boksburg / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt the shake on my sleep  
Meyersig lifestyle estate / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : It was weak  
Kempton Park / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Meyersdal / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : It just after 6am CAT.....rumbling came mostly from the ground and got slightly louder towards the middle of the rumble  
Bassonia, South of Johannesburg / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I was sleeping upstairs, and suddenly I felt the vibration. I was bit scared though. I wanted to run but realized that all doors and windows were locked, considering I do have battlers it was no use.  
Alberton (11.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Sounded like a low flying jumbo  
6 Elstree Avenue, Mulbarton (18.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : There was definite shaking from the walls and foundation.  
Guateng benoni agricultural holdings petit (1.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Dinwiddi germiston (7.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Alberton / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : Don’t recall one that bad before   
Boksburg Impala park / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Alberton / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Johannesburg / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 2-5 s : Frightening  
Boksburg / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Shaking of building vibration in floor was strong  
Drumblade Meyerton (30.1 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Midrand / not felt : I did not feel it  
Bassonia, South of Johannesburg / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I was sleeping upstairs, and suddenly I felt the vibration. I was bit scared though. I wanted to run but realized that all doors and windows were locked, considering I do have battlers it was no use.  
Alberton Ekurhuleni (3.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Alberton / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Boksburg / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Glenvista, Johannesberg South / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : I was scared  
Alberton / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : Heard a loud bang, like a explosion and then the shake  
Boksburg / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating
Home / not felt
Brakpan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I felt a vibration while I was in bed. The vibration was about few seconds  
Sundra / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short : Just a little rattling  
Johannesburg, Springs (35.1 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : I didn't feel the quake but some of my friends at school felt it  
Bedford gardens Germiston / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : I am on the top floor of a 12. Intensity 3.5 storey building sway a fraction. 3.5 I felt the building sway a fraction right to left.3.5 it was over.  
Germiston / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s
Palmridge Katlehong / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Benoni (13.3 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : I'm a heavy sleeper but it woke me  
Boksburg / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
11.4 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 5-10 s
Kempton Park / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Klippoortje Germiston, Ashanti Villas / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 5-10 s
Elspark, Germiston / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating
Brackenhurst, Alberton / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Edenvale / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Fairwood (16 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Boksburg west central / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : The house was shaking,it does happen in boksburg but is the mines,but this time it was scary,it lasted longer so we were not sure what was happening .  
Boksburg / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : A loud bang, at first I thought it was a car accident outside but no sign of any vehicles outside. Then the roof was vibrating.  
Boksburg, windmill park / not felt : I felt a big,strong banging sound and everything in the house vibrated  
Brakpan / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s
Farrarmere / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
23.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Boksburg / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating : Felt like heavy vibration  
Sebokeng / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Windows shaking and weird sound  
Polokwane / not felt : I felt no earthquake since I'm was in the Limpopo highveld  
CENTURION / not felt
Vosloorus / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Lambton, Germiston. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Well you could fel  
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