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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 6.0 WESTERN SICHUAN, CHINA on Saturday, 22 November 2014

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - WESTERN SICHUAN, CHINA on Saturday, 22 November 2014

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - WESTERN SICHUAN, CHINA on Saturday, 22 November 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 30.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Saturday, 22 November 2014 08:55 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 30.36°N / 101.85°E (Chine)
Nearest volcano: Tengchong (642 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 22 Nov 2014
Sat, 22 Nov 08:55 UTCM 5.9 / 10 kmSichuan, ChinaGFZ
Sat, 22 Nov 08:55 UTCM 5.9 / 15 kmNW of Kangding, ChinaGeoAu
Sat, 22 Nov 08:55 UTCM 5.9 / 14.6 km39km NW of Kangding, ChinaUSGS

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Chengdu, Sichuan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Guzan, Sichuan, China / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Duration was of a few seconds. Knocked some things off shelves. Really shook my a/c and heating floor unit.
Nanchong Shi (407.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)

 

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