Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 14 km east of Limoges, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, on Friday, Oct 22, 2021 12:04 pm (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 14 km east of Limoges, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France, on Friday, Oct 22, 2021 12:04 pm (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 0 km depth

22 Oct 10:07 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 4 minutes.
22 Oct 10:28: Magnitude recalculated from 2.1 to 1.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 0.0 km (from 3.1 to 0 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.7 km (2.3 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: Oct 22, 2021 10:04:22 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 22, 2021 12:04 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 1.7
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.8703°N / 1.42203°E (Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France)
Antipode: 45.87°S / 178.578°W
Nearest volcano: Chaîne des Puys (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Royères (pop: 829) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Panazol (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) S of Ambazac (Haute-Vienne) (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Saint-Paul (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ENE of Limoges (pop: 141,200) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Sauviat-sur-Vige (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) E of Veyrac (pop: 1,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SE of Nantiat (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) NE of Bordeaux (pop: 231,800) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (211 mi) SSW of Paris (Île-de-France) (pop: 2,138,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 10.2°C (50 F), humidity: 62%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from N
Primary data source: RENASS (Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS))
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) More info
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1.70 kmFrance: Near LimogesRENASS

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