Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Świdnica County, Lower Silesia, Poland, on Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 2:20 pm (GMT +2) -
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 0 km depth
17 Oct 15:18 UTC: First to report: NORSAR after 2 hours and 57 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, Oct 17, 2021 2:20 pm (GMT +2)
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.77°N / 16.48°E↗ (Świdnica County, Lower Silesia, Poland)
Antipode: 50.77°S / 163.52°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Swidnica (pop: 60,400) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Reichenbach (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NW of Bielawa (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Waldenburg (pop: 127,400) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of Freiburg (pop: 23,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) E of Boguszow-Gorce (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Strzegom (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) E of Landeshut (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SW of Breslau (pop: 634,900) --> See nearby quakes!
353 km (219 mi) WSW of Warszawa (Mazovia) (pop: 1,702,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NORSAR
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||0 km||Poland: EASTERN PART OF WEST EUROPEAN PLATFORM||NORSAR|
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