Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 13 km northwest of Baden AG, Aargau, Switzerland, on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:38 pm (GMT +2) -
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 1 km depth
19 May 13:40 UTC: First to report: SED after 2 minutes.
|Date & time||May 19, 2022 13:38:22 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 3:38 pm (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||47.55°N / 8.17°E (Bezirk Laufenburg, Aargau, Switzerland)|
|Antipode||47.55°S / 171.83°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||SED (Swiss Seismological Service)|
|Nearby towns and cities||3 km (2 mi) E of Oberhofen bei Etzgen (pop: 289) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
9 km (6 mi) SSW of Waldshut-Tiengen (Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany) (pop: 22,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) NW of Baden AG (pop: 16,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) NW of Wettingen (Baden) (pop: 18,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (10 mi) E of Bad Säckingen (Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany) (pop: 16,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
20 km (12 mi) NNE of Aarau (pop: 15,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) NW of Dietikon (Zurich) (pop: 20,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
86 km (54 mi) NE of Berna (Canton de Berne) (pop: 121,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 51%, wind: 4 m/s (9 kts) from W|
|Estimated seismic energy released||8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.1||1 km||Switzerland: Laufenburg||SED|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.