Event status: highly uncertain [?]

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 7.7 mi east of Evans, Columbia County, Georgia, USA, Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 2:49 pm (GMT -4) -

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 7.7 mi east of Evans, Columbia County, Georgia, USA, Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 2:49 pm (GMT -4) Reported quake or seismic-like event: 7.7 mi east of Evans, Columbia County, Georgia, USA, Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 2:49 pm (GMT -4)
29 Jun 18:55 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 6 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 29, 2022 18:49:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 2:49 pm (GMT -4)
Statushighly uncertain
Magnitudeunknown
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude33.53388°N / 81.99618°W (Columbia, Georgia, United States)
Antipode33.534°S / 98.004°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt4 reports
Primary data sourceVolcanoDiscovery (User-reported shaking)
Nearby towns and cities5 km (3 mi) NW of North Augusta (South Carolina) (pop: 22,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
7 km (5 mi) NNW of Augusta (pop: 43,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Martinez (pop: 35,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
12 km (8 mi) E of Evans (pop: 29,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Grovetown (pop: 13,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) W of Aiken (South Carolina) (pop: 30,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
223 km (138 mi) E of White Hall (pop: 463,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
744 km (462 mi) SW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 27.1°C (81 F), humidity: 65%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from ENE
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Aiken South Carolina (22 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Seating on a chair  
Grovetown, GA (22 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Sitting in bed and the mattress moved back and forth  
Lexington, SC / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Lexington, SC / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s : Rumbling noise and felt shaking in the house  
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