Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Indian Ocean, 16 km west of St. Denis, Réunion, on Friday, Jan 28, 2022 at 11:07 pm (GMT +4) -
Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 26 km depth
29 Jan 01:49 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 7 hours.
|Date & time||Jan 28, 2022 19:07:46 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 28, 2022 at 11:07 pm (GMT +4)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||20.88088°S / 55.30064°E (Indian Ocean, Réunion)|
|Antipode||20.881°N / 124.699°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||RENASS (Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS))|
|Nearest volcano||Piton de la Fournaise (59 km / 37 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||16 km (10 mi) W of St. Denis (pop: 137,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
36 km (23 mi) NW of Reunion Island (pop: 840,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||26 km||Réunion: Near Saint-Denis||RENASS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.