Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Cesky Krumlov, 30 km southwest of České Budějovice, Jihočeský kraj, Czechia, on Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 2:09 pm (GMT +2) -

Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Cesky Krumlov, 30 km southwest of České Budějovice, Jihočeský kraj, Czechia, on Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 2:09 pm (GMT +2)

Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 2 km depth

26 Oct 12:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
26 Oct 12:42: Epicenter location corrected by 5.5 km (3.4 mi) towards NW.
26 Oct 13:56: Magnitude recalculated from 2.2 to 2.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 2.0 km (from 0 to 1.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.3 km (0.8 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: Oct 26, 2021 12:09:25 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021 2:09 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.3
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 48.8°N / 14.16°E (Cesky Krumlov, Jihočeský kraj, Czechia)
Antipode: 48.8°S / 165.84°W
Nearest volcano: Cheb Basin volcanic area (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NNW of Kirchschlag in Boehmen (pop: 260) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Český Krumlov (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of Krems (Südböhmische Region) (pop: 2,520) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) WNW of Kaplice (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Prachatice (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of České Budějovice (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Vodňany (pop: 6,690) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Winterberg (Südböhmische Region) (pop: 8,040) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Třeboň (pop: 8,860) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) S of Prague (Hlavní město Praha) (pop: 1,165,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 10.2°C (50 F), humidity: 59%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from W
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) 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
2.32 kmCzechia: CZECH REPUBLICEMSC
2.812 kmCzechia: Strakonice / TschechienZAMG
2.510 kmCzechia: Polna Na SumaveMUNI

User reports for this quake (1)

At magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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České Budějovice / not felt
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