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Event status: uncertain, preliminary [?]

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 0.4 km west of Soignies, Hainaut Province, Wallonia, Belgium, Tuesday, Sep 13, 2022 at 2:02 pm (GMT +2) -

Reported quake or seismic-like event: 0.4 km west of Soignies, Hainaut Province, Wallonia, Belgium, Tuesday, Sep 13, 2022 at 2:02 pm (GMT +2) Reported quake or seismic-like event: 0.4 km west of Soignies, Hainaut Province, Wallonia, Belgium, Tuesday, Sep 13, 2022 at 2:02 pm (GMT +2)
13 Sep 12:15 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 13 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 13, 2022 12:02:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Sep 13, 2022 at 2:02 pm (GMT +2)
Statusuncertain, preliminary
Magnitudeunknown (3?)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude50.57869°N / 4.06623°E (Hainaut Province, Wallonia, Belgium)
Antipode50.579°S / 175.934°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceVolcanoDiscovery (User-reported shaking)
Nearest volcanoLaacher See (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities0 km (0 mi) W of Soignies (pop: 24,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
7 km (4 mi) WSW of Braine-le-Comte (pop: 20,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) NW of La Louvière (pop: 76,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Bergen (Wallonie) (pop: 91,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Braine-l'Alleud (pop: 37,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) NW of Charleroi (pop: 200,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Bruxelles (Région de Bruxelles) (pop: 1,019,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Namur (Wallonie) (pop: 106,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 21.2°C (70 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ENE
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Seismograms

Seismic station: Echery - Sainte Marie aux Mines, France (ECH/G network) | Distance from quake: 345 km / 214 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Echery - Sainte Marie aux Mines, France: 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: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Soignies (0 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump : Nous somme à deux dans ma chambre un a senti comme si on était assis sur un ballon pour le sport en rebondissant un peu de haut en bas  
Soignies (0 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump : Nous somme à deux dans ma chambre un a senti comme si on était assis sur un ballon pour le sport en rebondissant un peu de haut en bas  
Bérelles / not felt (reported through our app)

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