Minor mag. 0.8 earthquake - Switzerland: Arolla VS on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 1:25 am (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 0.8 earthquake - Switzerland: Arolla VS on Monday, Oct 18, 2021 1:25 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 0.8 earthquake at 2 km depth

18 Oct 07:34 UTC: First to report: SED after 8 hours.
Date & time: Oct 17, 2021 23:25:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Oct 18, 2021 1:25 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 0.8
Depth: 1.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.96°N / 7.46°E (Italy)
Antipode: 45.96°S / 172.54°W
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NNE of Bionaz (pop: 27) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) WNW of Breuil-Cervinia (pop: 753) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Evolene (Switzerland) (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Bagnes (Switzerland) (pop: 6,630) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Zermatt (Switzerland) (pop: 6,630) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Ayas (pop: 1,270) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) S of Hérémence (Switzerland) (pop: 1,330) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Chambave (pop: 389) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Aosta (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
607 km (377 mi) NW of loma (pop: 2,318,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SED (Swiss Seismological Service)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 106 joules (0.278 kilowatt hours) More info
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0.81.9 kmSwitzerland: Arolla VSSED

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