Minor mag. 1.0 earthquake - France: Near Bayonne (quarry Blast) on Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 11:38 am (GMT +1) -

Minor mag. 1.0 earthquake - France: Near Bayonne (quarry Blast) on Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 11:38 am (GMT +1)

Minor magnitude 1.0 earthquake at 0 km depth

30 Nov 15:42 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 5 hours.
Date & time: Nov 30, 2021 10:38:19 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Nov 30, 2021 11:38 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 1
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 43.19583°N / 1.18391°W (France)
Antipode: 43.196°S / 178.816°E
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Bussunarits (pop: 193) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) NNE of Saint-Jean-le-Vieux (pop: 965) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Irissarry (pop: 791) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Juxue (pop: 208) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Saint-Palais (pop: 2,040) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Hasparren (Pyrénées-Atlantiques) (pop: 6,250) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Union (pop: 1,920) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Mauleon (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Sauveterre-de-Béarn (pop: 1,550) --> See nearby quakes!
686 km (426 mi) SSW of Paris (pop: 2,138,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: RENASS (Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS))
Estimated released energy: 2 x 106 joules (0.554 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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1.00 kmFrance: Near Bayonne (quarry Blast)RENASS

User reports for this quake (11)

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Bayonne / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : vibration du lit ou j était couché vibration des portes et aussi vibration d'une armoire qui pèse lourd (plein de vêtement)  
Bayonne / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short : A Bayonne, la baie vitrée de notre appartement a tremblé fortement durant un temps très court, il n'y avait pas du tout de vent, c'est ce qui m'a interpellé.  
BIDART / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : Whole buildings' walls (private single house) moved for several seconds. Never experienced this. A friend in Anglet has its windows shaked, 10seconds before. His wife in the garden did not feel it. We were in visio.  
Saint pee sur nivelle (35.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Saint Pierre d'irube (38.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Porte fenêtre tremblement quasiment ouverte seule)  
  • Place ste Eugenie Biarritz, ressenti. Grondement et tremblement.
Boucau / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Le batiment a légèrement tremblé, j'ai entendu un grondement  
Bordeaux 2 / not felt : Je n ai ressenti  
Bayonne / not felt
Anglet / not felt
Saint pée sur Nivelle / not felt
Tarnos / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
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