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Event status: highly uncertain [?]

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 1.9 mi south of Mount Laurel, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA, Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 at 1:55 pm (GMT -5) -

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 1.9 mi south of Mount Laurel, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA, Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 at 1:55 pm (GMT -5) Reported quake or seismic-like event: 1.9 mi south of Mount Laurel, Burlington County, New Jersey, USA, Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 at 1:55 pm (GMT -5)
24 Nov 18:56 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 24, 2021 18:55:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Nov 24, 2021 at 1:55 pm (GMT -5)
Statushighly uncertain
Magnitudeunknown
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude39.90788°N / 74.90372°W (Burlington, New Jersey, United States)
Antipode39.908°S / 105.096°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt3 reports
Primary data sourceVolcanoDiscovery (User-reported shaking)
Nearby towns and cities2 km (1 mi) NE of Marlton (pop: 10,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
3 km (2 mi) SSW of Mount Laurel (pop: 41,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) NNE of Voorhees Township (pop: 29,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) ESE of Cherry Hill (pop: 70,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) ESE of Pennsauken (pop: 36,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Jackson (pop: 54,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) E of Camden (pop: 76,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) ESE of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) (pop: 1,567,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Trenton (pop: 84,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
215 km (134 mi) ENE of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 7.6°C (46 F), humidity: 49%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from WNW
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Seismograms

Seismic station: Greenville, DE, USA (GEDE/LD network) | Distance from quake: 63 km / 39 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Greenville, DE, USA: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (3)

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Rising Sun, Burlington, New Jersey (0 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 10-15 s
Rising Sun, Burlington, New Jersey (0 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 10-15 s
Farmingdale, NJ / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : I felt minor vibration. I was on the second floor of my office building.  

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