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Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Federation of B&H, 44 km south of Banja Luka, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 at 7:54 am (GMT +1) -

Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Federation of B&H, 44 km south of Banja Luka, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 at 7:54 am (GMT +1) Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Federation of B&H, 44 km south of Banja Luka, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021 at 7:54 am (GMT +1)

Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 5 km depth

8 Dec 06:58 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
8 Dec 07:22: Now using data updates from ZAMG
9 Dec 08:55: Magnitude recalculated from 2.4 to 2.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 5.0 km (from 5 to 3.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 34 km (21 mi) towards SSE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 8, 2021 06:54:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Dec 8, 2021 at 7:54 am (GMT +1)
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude44.4°N / 17.35°E (Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina)
Antipode44.4°S / 162.65°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt4 reports
Primary data sourceZAMG (Zentralanstalt für Meteorologie und Geodynamik)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (3 mi) NNE of Divičani (pop: 7,250) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Kneževo (Srpska) (pop: 6,870) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) E of Mrkonjić Grad (Srpska) (pop: 14,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) S of Kotor Varoš (Srpska) (pop: 5,070) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (15 mi) ENE of Šipovo (Srpska) (pop: 10,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) NW of Travnik (Srednjobosanski kanton) (pop: 31,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Bugojno (pop: 41,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Banja Luka (Srpska) (pop: 221,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) WNW of Zenica (pop: 164,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
101 km (63 mi) NW of Sarajevo (pop: 696,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeFew Clouds -4.5°C (24 F), humidity: 83%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from S
Estimated seismic energy released3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.55 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: Jajce / Bosnien Und HerzegowinaZAMG
2.55 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINAEMSC

User reports for this quake (4)

At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Jajce / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : A big bang followed by shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Jajce, Federation of B&H (9.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s
Jajce / Light shaking (MMI IV) / very short
Jajce / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
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