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Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 76 km southwest of Lorient, Morbihan, Bretagne, France, on Tuesday, Nov 22, 2022 at 9:50 am (GMT +0) -

Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 76 km southwest of Lorient, Morbihan, Bretagne, France, on Tuesday, Nov 22, 2022 at 9:50 am (GMT +0) Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 76 km southwest of Lorient, Morbihan, Bretagne, France, on Tuesday, Nov 22, 2022 at 9:50 am (GMT +0)

Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 4 km depth

22 Nov 11:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 21 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 22, 2022 09:50:22 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Nov 22, 2022 at 9:50 am (GMT +0)
Depth4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude47.31°N / 4.14°W (Bay of Biscay, France)
Antipode47.31°S / 175.86°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities55 km (34 mi) SSE of Guilvinec (pop: 3,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Concarneau (Finistère) (pop: 21,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (42 mi) S of Ploneour-Lanvern (Finistère) (pop: 5,040) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) SW of Moelan-sur-Mer (pop: 6,980) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) SW of Ploemeur (pop: 20,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
76 km (47 mi) SW of Lorient (pop: 58,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) SW of Lanester (Morbihan) (pop: 24,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
512 km (318 mi) WSW of Paris (pop: 2,138,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
72 km (45 mi) W of Belle Ile Island (pop: 5,290) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | 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.
2.34 kmFranceRaspberryShake
2.311 kmFrance: Near QuimperRENASS

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
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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