Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.0 - 135 km ENE of Aksu, Xinjiang, China, Thursday, 05 Dec. 2019

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.0 - 135 km ENE of Aksu, Xinjiang, China, Thursday, 05 Dec. 2019

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 5.0 at 16 km depth

5 Dec 02:55 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 9 minutos.
Dec 5 09:26: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 5.0.
Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 16.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 5 Dec 2019 02:46:29 UTC
Magnitud: 5
Profundidad: 16.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 41.7°N / 81.74°E (Xinjiang, China)
Volcán mas cercano: Tianshan (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
99 km al O de Kucha (pop: 68,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
135 km al ENE de Ciudad de Aksu (pop: 340,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
135 km al NNE de Aral (pop: 260,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
228 km al SSO de Xinyuan (pop: 300,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
240 km al SSE de Qapqal (pop: 160,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
271 km al SSE de Huocheng (pop: 360,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
290 km al ESE de Karakol (Issyk-Kul, Kirguistán) (pop: 70,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
366 km al O de Korla (pop: 179,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
454 km al SO de Shihezi (pop: 572,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
532 km al OSO de Ürümqi (pop: 3,029,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Energía liberada estimada: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
5.016 kmSouthern Xinjiang, ChinaGFZ
5.130 kmSouthern Xinjiang, ChinaEMSC
4.915 km新疆阿克苏地区拜城县 (China)CEIC
5.125 km100km W of Kuqa, ChinaUSGS
5.510 kmSouthern Xinjiang, ChinaBMKG

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Guiltbrook, Derbyshire / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 05 Dec 2019 20:48 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
    |
    8 km (5 mi) distance
    | CEIC | Details

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