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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 68 km northwest of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China, on Sunday, Jul 24, 2022 at 2:17 am (GMT +8) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 68 km northwest of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China, on Sunday, Jul 24, 2022 at 2:17 am (GMT +8) Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 68 km northwest of Jiangyou, Sichuan, China, on Sunday, Jul 24, 2022 at 2:17 am (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 100 km depth

23 Jul 20:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 43 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 23, 2022 18:17:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Jul 24, 2022 at 2:17 am (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.3
Depth100.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude32.11°N / 104.12°E (Mianyang Shi, Sichuan, China)
Antipode32.11°S / 75.88°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities68 km (42 mi) NW of Jiangyou (pop: 127,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) NW of Mianyang (pop: 264,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
112 km (69 mi) NNW of Deyang (pop: 152,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
126 km (78 mi) N of Tianpeng (pop: 60,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
145 km (90 mi) NW of Santai (pop: 58,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
161 km (100 mi) N of Chengdu (pop: 13,568,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
164 km (102 mi) WSW of Guangyuan (pop: 213,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
237 km (147 mi) NW of Nanchong (pop: 7,150,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 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
4.3100 kmSICHUAN-GANSU BORDER REG, CHINAEMSC
4.3100 kmSichuan, ChinaRaspberryShake

Seismograms

Seismic station: Son La Vietnam (SLV/RM network) | Distance from quake: 1199 km / 745 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Son La Vietnam: 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-5.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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