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Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - 50 km SE of Xunchang, Sichuan, China, viernes, 3 sep 2021 21:30 (GMT +8) -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - 50 km SE of Xunchang, Sichuan, China, viernes,  3 sep 2021 21:30 (GMT +8) Terremoto moderado mag. 4.9 - 50 km SE of Xunchang, Sichuan, China, viernes,  3 sep 2021 21:30 (GMT +8)

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.9 a 10 km de profundidad

3 Sep 13:41 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 11 minutos.
Update Fri, 3 Sep 2021, 13:45

Moderate 4.9 quake hits near Xunchang, Sichuan, China

4.9 quake 3 Sep 9:30 pm (GMT +8)
4.9 quake 3 Sep 9:30 pm (GMT +8)
Just 14 minutes ago, a 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck near Xunchang, Sichuan, China. The tremor was recorded in the evening on Friday, September 3rd, 2021, at 9:30 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.9 as well.
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 Xunchang (pop. 64,600) located 50 km from the epicenter, Yibin (pop. 242,100) 81 km away, and Bijie (pop. 77,600) 95 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 hora3 Sep 2021 13:30:40 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentroviernes, 3 sep 2021 21:30 (GMT +8)
StatusConfirmado
Magnitud4.9
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud28.14°N / 105.08°E (Sichuan, China)
Antipode28.14°S / 74.92°W
Intensidad del temblorTemblor moderado cerca del epicentro
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Lugares cercanos50 km al SE de Xunchang (pop: 64,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
81 km al SSE de Xuzhou Cheng (pop: 242,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
95 km al NNO de Bijie (Guizhou) (pop: 77,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
137 km al SSE de Zigong (pop: 1,262,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
157 km al SSO de Yongchuan (Chongqing) (pop: 94,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
161 km al S de Neijiang (pop: 546,900) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
172 km al SE de Luocheng (pop: 73,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
204 km al SE de Leshan (Province de Sichuan) (pop: 154,500) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
214 km al SO de Chongqing (pop: 7,457,600) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
298 km al SSE de Chengdú (pop: 13,568,400) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoLight Rain 22.5°C (72 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from S
Energía sísmica estimada liberada1.4 x 1012 joules (392 MWh, equivalente a 338 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.
RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
4.910 kmSichuan, ChinaGFZ
4.910 kmEASTERN SICHUAN, CHINAEMSC
4.910 km40 Km SE of Xunchang, ChinaUSGS
4.810 kmSichuan, ChinaBMKG

Seismograms

Seismic station: Po Shan, Hong Kong (HKPS/HK network) | Distance from quake: 1120 km / 696 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Po Shan, Hong Kong: 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

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