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Strong mag. 5.9 earthquake - 281 km northwest of Chengdu, Sichuan, China, on Friday, Jun 10, 2022 at 1:28 am (GMT +8) -

Strong mag. 5.9 earthquake - 281 km northwest of Chengdu, Sichuan, China, on Friday, Jun 10, 2022 at 1:28 am (GMT +8) Strong mag. 5.9 earthquake - 281 km northwest of Chengdu, Sichuan, China, on Friday, Jun 10, 2022 at 1:28 am (GMT +8)

Strong magnitude 5.9 earthquake at 16 km depth

9 Jun 17:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
9 Jun 17:37: Epicenter location corrected by 2.9 km (1.8 mi) towards SE.
9 Jun 17:48: Now using data updates from USGS
14 Jun 20:24: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.1 to 16.0 km (from 8.8 to 9.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 6.5 km (4.1 mi) towards SE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 9, 2022 17:28:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, Jun 10, 2022 at 1:28 am (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude5.9
Depth16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude32.3646°N / 101.8781°E (Aba Zangzu Qiangzu Zizhizhou, Sichuan, China)
Antipode32.365°S / 78.122°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt3 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities248 km (154 mi) NW of Tianpeng (pop: 60,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
263 km (163 mi) N of Kandin (pop: 100,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
264 km (164 mi) NW of Linqiong (pop: 55,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
274 km (170 mi) WNW of Deyang (pop: 152,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
276 km (171 mi) WNW of Jiangyou (pop: 127,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
281 km (174 mi) NW of Chengdu (pop: 13,568,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
283 km (176 mi) WNW of Mianyang (pop: 264,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
435 km (270 mi) WNW of Nanchong (pop: 7,150,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 5.7°C (42 F), humidity: 81%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released4.5 x 1013 joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.916 km248 Km NW of Tianpeng, ChinaUSGS
5.910 kmWESTERN SICHUAN, CHINAEMSC
5.914 kmSichuan, ChinaRaspberryShake
5.410 kmChina: Near ChengduRENASS
5.911 kmSichuan, ChinaGFZ
6.010 kmSichuan, ChinaGeoAu

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Xindu qu, Chengdu (277 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Kumar, Luzhou / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Chenghua district, Chengdu, Sichuan, China / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s

Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (93 quakes)

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