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Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - 23 km E of Linxi, Hebei, China, viernes, 16 abr 2021 16:06 (GMT +8)

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - 23 km E of Linxi, Hebei, China, viernes, 16 abr 2021 16:06 (GMT +8) Terremoto moderado mag. 4.3 - 23 km E of Linxi, Hebei, China, viernes, 16 abr 2021 16:06 (GMT +8)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.3 a 9 km de profundidad

16 Apr 08:15 UTC: Primero en informar: CEIC después de 9 minutos.
Update Fri, 16 Apr 2021, 08:21

Moderate 4.3 quake hits near Linxi, Hebei, China

4.3 quake 23 km east of Linxi, Hebei, China, 16 Apr 2021 4:06 pm (GMT +8)
4.3 quake 23 km east of Linxi, Hebei, China, 16 Apr 2021 4:06 pm (GMT +8)
Just 15 minutes ago, a 4.3-magnitude earthquake struck near Linxi, Hebei, China. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Friday 16 April 2021 at 4:06 pm local time, at a very shallow depth of 9 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the China Earthquake Networks Center (CEIC), the first seismological agency to report it.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Linxi (pop. 100,300) located 23 km from the epicenter, Guye (pop. 41,500) 23 km away, Zhaogezhuang (pop. 86,600) 26 km away, Changli (pop. 64,500) 38 km away, and Tangshan (pop. 3,372,100) 47 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Fengrun (pop. 65,200) located 52 km from the epicenter, and Beidaihehaibin (pop. 66,000) 70 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora16 Apr 2021 08:06:06 UTC
Hora local en el epicentroviernes, 16 abr 2021 16:06 (GMT +8)
Prof.9.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud39.75°N / 118.71°E (Hebei, China)
Antipode39.75°S / 61.29°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor muy débil
Sentido2 informes
Fuente primaria de datosCEIC (China Earthquake Networks Center)
Lugares cercanos22 km al E de Tangjiazhuang (pop: 79,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
23 km al E de Linxi (pop: 100,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
23 km al E de Guye (pop: 41,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
38 km al O de Changli (pop: 64,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
47 km al ENE de Tongshan (pop: 3,372,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
52 km al E de Fengrun (pop: 65,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
70 km al O de Beidaihehaibin (pop: 66,000) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
148 km al ENE de Tianjín (Tianjin) (pop: 11,090,300) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
198 km al E de Pekín (Beijing) (pop: 11,716,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
413 km al ENE de Shijiazhuang (Hebei Sheng) (pop: 3,938,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 17°C (63 F), humidity: 11%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from WNW
Energía sísmica estimada liberada1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 MWh, equivalente a 42.5 toneladas de TNT) | 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.
4.39 km河北唐山市滦州市, ChinaCEIC
4.410 km19 Km SE of Linxi, ChinaUSGS
4.510 kmNortheastern ChinaGFZ


Seismic station: Baijiatuan, Beijing, China (BJT/IC network) | Distance from quake: 219 km / 136 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Baijiatuan, Beijing, China: 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. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Beijing / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Beijing / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s

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