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Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 17 km southeast of Zenica, Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Wednesday, Jul 20, 2022 at 6:34 pm (GMT +2) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 17 km southeast of Zenica, Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Wednesday, Jul 20, 2022 at 6:34 pm (GMT +2) Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 17 km southeast of Zenica, Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Wednesday, Jul 20, 2022 at 6:34 pm (GMT +2)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 2 km depth

20 Jul 16:39 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 6 minutes.
20 Jul 17:38: Now using data updates from EMSC

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 20, 2022 16:34:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jul 20, 2022 at 6:34 pm (GMT +2)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.7
Depth2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude44.09°N / 18.05°E (Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina)
Antipode44.09°S / 161.95°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt5 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities8 km (5 mi) SW of Kakanj (Zeničko-dobojski kanton) (pop: 12,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
9 km (6 mi) ENE of Kačuni (Srednjobosanski kanton) (pop: 5,040) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
14 km (9 mi) N of Gromiljak (pop: 6,460) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
15 km (9 mi) NW of Visoko (Zeničko-dobojski kanton) (pop: 17,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) SE of Zenica (pop: 164,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Travnik (Srednjobosanski kanton) (pop: 31,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (23 mi) NW of Sarajevo (pop: 696,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) E of Bugojno (pop: 41,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | 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
2.72 kmNear Zenica, Federation of B&H, Bosnia & HerzegovinaEMSC
2.72 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: NW Balkan RegionRaspberryShake
2.72 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: Visoko / Bosnien Und HerzegowinaZAMG

Seismograms

Seismic station: Divcibare, Serbia (DIVS/MN network) | Distance from quake: 155 km / 96 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Divcibare, Serbia: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (5)

At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Kakanj (5.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s : Was sitting and it was shaking hard  
Visoko (9.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Nsjsjshhhk  
Kakanj (5.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s : Was sitting and it was shaking hard  
Bilješevo / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
kakanj / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : weak intensity  

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