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Débil terremoto magnitud 2.1 - 58 km NW of London, United Kingdom domingo, 13 sep. 2020

Débil terremoto magnitud 2.1 - 58 km NW of London, United Kingdom domingo, 13 sep. 2020
14 Sep 07:46 UTC: Primero en informar: BGS después de 8 horas.
14 Sep 08:07: Magnitud recalculada de 2.2 a 2.1. Profundidad recalculada de 0.0 a 10.0 km (de 0 a 6.2 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.9 km (1.2 mi) al SSE.
Fecha & hora: domingo, 13 septiembre 2020 23:20 UTC
Magnitud: 2.1
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 51,898°N / 0,688°W (United Kingdom)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km al E de Wing (pop: 2,600)
3 km al SW de Leighton Buzzard (pop: 37,500)
5 km al SE de Soulbury (pop: 300)
58 km al NW de London (pop: 7,556,900)
105 km al SE de Birmingham (pop: 984,300)
122 km al SE de Nottingham (pop: 730,000)
Fuente primaria de datos: BGS
Energía liberada estimada: 8,9 x 107 joules (24,8 kilowatt hours) [aprende más]
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Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
Sun, 13 Sep 23:20 UTCM 2.1 / 10 km58 km NW of London, United KingdomBGS

User reports for this quake

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Durham (389.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Linslade (2.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Leighton Buzzard (3.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
75.4 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Heard rattling then my flat started shaking for about 3 seconds
2.5 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Leighton Buzzard / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / very short : Weak shake, similar movement to the previous earthquake on the 9th September. I was upstairs this time, but was more like a large vehicle had passed the house.
Leighton Buzzard / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
Wing leighton buzzard / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
peterborough / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
peterborough / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : it woke me up after 11pm
Leighton Buzzard / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Leighton buzzard / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : A minor shake of about 3 to 4 seconds rattled the ornaments that's all
Leighton Buzzard / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Leighton Buzzard / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Débil terremoto magnitud 2.1 - 58 km NW of London, United Kingdom domingo, 13 sep. 2020
    Hint: Click on Date/Time to show latest first
  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Profundidad
    |
    Age
    |
    Distancia
    | Details
  • 13 ago 1967 22:07
    | 5.7 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 53 años
    |
    979km / 608mi
    | Pyrenees (France)
  • 09 oct 2014 19:15
    | 5.5 |
    120km / 75mi
    |
    hace 6 años
    |
    649km / 403mi
    | 5.5 SCOTLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
  • 22 ene 1983 12:41
    | 5.5 |
    10km / 6,2mi
    |
    hace 38 años
    |
    940km / 584mi
    | Northern Italy
  • 24 oct 1976 20:33
    | 5.5 |
    33km / 21mi
    |
    hace 44 años
    |
    365km / 227mi
    | Belgium
  • 05 abr 1959 10:47
    | 5.5 |
    15km / 9,3mi
    |
    hace 62 años
    |
    979km / 609mi
    | France
  • 19 may 1954 09:34
    | 5.5 |
    15km / 9,3mi
    |
    hace 66 años
    |
    844km / 524mi
    | Switzerland
  • 14 mar 1951 09:46
    | 5.5 |
    15km / 9,3mi
    |
    hace 70 años
    |
    532km / 331mi
    | Germany
  • 13 abr 1992 01:20
    | 5.4 |
    21km / 13mi
    |
    hace 29 años
    |
    456km / 284mi
    | Belgium
  • 13 mar 1989 13:02
    | 5.4 |
    1km / 0,6mi
    |
    hace 32 años
    |
    747km / 464mi
    | Germany
  • 29 jul 1954 04:42
    | 5.4 |
    15km / 9,3mi
    |
    hace 66 años
    |
    849km / 528mi
    | Switzerland
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