Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 5.3 km south of Sarrebourg, Moselle, Grand Est, France, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 10:34 am (GMT +2) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 0 km depth
19 May 08:42 UTC: First to report: RENASS after 9 minutes.
|Date & time||May 19, 2022 08:34:16 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 10:34 am (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||48.68866°N / 7.04248°E (Moselle, Grand Est, France)|
|Antipode||48.689°S / 172.958°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||RENASS (Réseau National de Surveillance Sismique (RéNaSS))|
|Nearest volcano||Laacher See (193 km / 120 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||1 km (0 mi) SW of Hesse (pop: 625) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
5 km (3 mi) S of Sarrebourg (Moselle) (pop: 14,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (13 mi) WNW of Wangenbourg-Engenthal (pop: 1,260) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Badonviller (pop: 1,620) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Saverne (Bas-Rhin) (pop: 12,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Dieuze (pop: 4,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Strasbourg (pop: 274,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
345 km (214 mi) E of Paris (Île-de-France) (pop: 2,138,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 24.3°C (76 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 6 m/s (11 kts) from SW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||0 km||France: Near Lunéville (quarry Blast)||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.