Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 122 km N of Gaborone, Botswana, 2017-08-12 02:37:47 UTC

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.8 - 122 km N of Gaborone, Botswana, 2017-08-12 02:37:47 UTC

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.8 at 10 km depth

12 Aug 03:00 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 22 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 12 Aug 2017 02:37:47 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: 2017-08-12 02:37:47 UTC
Magnitud: 4.8
Prof.: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 23.5687°S / 25.7305°E (Botsuana)
Antipode: 23.569°N / 154.27°W
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km al NE de Letlhakeng (pop: 6,780) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
96 km al NNE de Molepolole (pop: 63,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
104 km al NNO de Mochudi (pop: 37,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
119 km al N de Mogoditshane (pop: 43,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
122 km al N de Gaborone (pop: 208,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
122 km al OSO de Mahalapye (pop: 44,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
161 km al NNE de Kanye (pop: 44,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
165 km al SO de Serowe (pop: 47,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
323 km al SO de Francistown (pop: 90,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
347 km al NO de Pretoria (Sudáfrica) (pop: 1,619,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 1 x 1012 joules (278 MWh, equivalente a 239 toneladas de TNT) Más info
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4.810 km- BotswanaUSGS

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Mahalapye / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tlokweng / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Phakalane / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
gaborone / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : It was scary.the shaking ànd the sound  
Molepolole / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Gaborone (120.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Gaborone, Block 5 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Gaborone (117.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It felt like a shaking wave passed through the house floor and rattled it.  
Gaborone (120.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Modipane Primary School / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
tlokweng / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Molepolole / Light shaking (MMI IV) : it woke me up  
Molepolole / Light shaking (MMI IV)
gaborone / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : About 10 seconds  
Gaborone / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Thamaga / Weak shaking (MMI III)
mahalapye (144.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
GABORONE-BLOCK FIVE FLATS (121.8 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : IT WOKE ME UP  
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