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Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Poland on Monday, 13 January 2020

Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake  - Poland on Monday, 13 January 2020
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 4.0 to 2.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 10.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 8.0 km.
Jan 13 15:10: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 3.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: lundi, 13 janvier 2020 13:34 UTC
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.2°N / 18.75°E (Pologne)
Nearest volcano: Cheb Basin volcanic area (456 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5*10^10 J (12.4 MWh / 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
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- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 13 Jan 2020
Mon, 13 Jan 13:34 UTCM 4.2 / 5 km2km SSW of Orzesze, PolandUSGS
Mon, 13 Jan 13:34 UTCM 3.3 PolandNORSAR
Mon, 13 Jan 13:34 UTCM 3.8 / 5 km PolandGFZ

"I felt it" reports:
(17.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 4 floor; magnitude about 20mm lateral; direction mostly N-NE to S-SW.
rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Katowice (19.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(18.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Between light and moderate shaking, some glassware displaced, picture frames knocking on wall, cabinets swaying.
Tychy / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tychy (19 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tychy / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ruda Śląska / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Katowice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Katowice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
kat / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rybnik / MMI III (Weak shaking): Spadłem z łóżka
(192.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Sosnowiec / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(79.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Tychy, Poland / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gliwice / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(15.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(19 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gliwice, Akademicka 16 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(3.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Tychy / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Chorzów / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ruda śląska / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Żory / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(20.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Desks in the office were shaking for about a minute
Popielowska 3a Rybnik / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Rydułtowy, ul. Raciborska 498 (24.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Katowice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
żory / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tychy / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
44-200 Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(19.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(72.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(12.1 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pszów (34.2 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Jastrzębie-Zdrój / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tychy / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(12.9 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(9.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mikołów (10 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gliwice / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(243.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Rybnik 50.03'10,4 N, 18.35'37.3 E / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
chorzów / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(19.9 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Czerwionka - Leszczyny / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Będzin / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt light shaking of our flat and saw the lights shake...
Gliwice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Rybnik / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(77.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(19.8 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(9.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ruda śląska / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(12.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Katowice, Poland (15.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Earth quake caused probably by humans activity (area of intensive deep ground black coal mining industry) (via app)
(21 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
kraków (86.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt a bit of shaking on 5th floor.
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Orzesze / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Katowice / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Tychy / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gliwice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bytom / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(20.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
żory / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Chwałowice (18.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Żory (18.3 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Żory (18.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Zatrzęsło jakby 2 razy przez kilka sekund. Było mocniejsze niż wtedy w Zofiówce
(19.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ruda Śląska (7.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Rybnik / MMI V (Moderate shaking): the strongest shaking i've ever experienced
Palowice (10.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Rybnik / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(18.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
43 100 tychy (17.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Tychy, Fabryczna 2 / MMI IV (Light shaking)
tychy / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(21.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(16.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(19.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Strongest that I ever experienced. I have not seen any cracks in the construction though.
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Świerklany (23.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Szczerbice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Czerwionka-Leszczyny / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dębieńsko / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Mikołów (11.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bełk / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Żory / MMI IV (Light shaking)
'Łaziska Górne (8.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Katowice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
czerwionka / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Katowice / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(26.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(17.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Laziska Gorne / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Orzesze / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mszana / MMI III (Weak shaking)
gliwice (10.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(10.9 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(18.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
gliwice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gliwice (11.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mikolow / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ornontowice / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strongest shake ever!! Terrible for my 3years old son. New holes in the wall.
Gliwice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Żory / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gliwice / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 7th floor - felt two shakes
(18.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Było odczuwalne w Rybniku Chrobrego, teren Ryfamy. (via app)
Katowice Ligota / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rybnik / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Zabrze / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Gliwice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tychy / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mikołów / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rybnik (18.9 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(29.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Katowice / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Łaziska Górne / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
gliwice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Żory / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rzeszów / not felt
(16.5 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
ŁAZISKA Górne / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Katowice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Żory / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tychy / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(12.1 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(1.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Very short, few seconds and the building was moving from side to side
Katowice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Katowice / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(13.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Orzesze / MMI III (Weak shaking): Few seconds, small clock felt up.
Mikołów (10.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
(7.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Zabłudów (Poland) (450 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Centeum Tychów, 10 piętro. Mocno zakołysało i trwało kilka sekund (via EMSC)
Görlitz (Germany) (289 km W from epicenter)(no details): Knurów bardzo odczuwalne (via EMSC)
Krościenko nad Dunajcem (Poland) (146 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Doslownie sekundke i spokoj... (via EMSC)
Cracow (Poland) (87 km E from epicenter)(no details): Filiżanki w szafie się zatłukły i zadrżały szyby w oknach i szafach (via EMSC)
Bierawa (Poland) (38 km W from epicenter)(no details): Mocno zakołysało (via EMSC)
Sosnowiec (Poland) (31 km E from epicenter)(no details): Zabujało mi autem na parkingu w Rudzie śląskiej (via EMSC)
Jastrzębie-Zdrój (Poland) (30 km S from epicenter)(no details): Zatrzęsło konkretnie, choinka się prawie przewróciła. (via EMSC)
Mysłowice (Poland) (28 km E from epicenter)(no details): Mysłowice - odczuwalne trzęsienie (via EMSC)
Mysłowice (Poland) (28 km E from epicenter)(no details): 10th floor, shaking as hell, one of most powerful earthquakes in last 10-15 years... (via EMSC)
Sosnowiec (Poland) (27 km E from epicenter)(no details): Silny wstrząs. Trwał ok. 10 sekund. (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (26 km E from epicenter)(no details): W Katowicach był dość mocno odczuwalny. (via EMSC)
Radlin (Poland) (26 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Znowu (via EMSC)
Piekary Śląskie (Poland) (24 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Tomplo i zech się łobudziol w Piekarach zech je (via EMSC)
Siemianowice Śląskie (Poland) (23 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Siemianowice też odczuly (via EMSC)
Bytom (Poland) (23 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Długo hustało (via EMSC)
Siemianowice Śląskie (Poland) (23 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Pięknie zabujalo (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (21 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Katowice 1 silny wstrząs i potem dłużej 5s słabo (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (21 km E from epicenter)(no details): Odczuwalne w Katowice-centrum (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (21 km E from epicenter)(no details): Lekko odczuwalne (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (21 km E from epicenter)(no details): Nieprzyjemnie (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (21 km E from epicenter)(no details): Zatrzeslo całkiem mocno.centrum Katowic kamienica 4 piętro (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (21 km E from epicenter)(no details): I cant describe it it was so different. I was in my bed and during this 3 seconds i fell like I was on the ship not in my bed 0o (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (20 km E from epicenter)(no details): I felt this quake as light rocking building. I was at seconda floor (via EMSC)
Tychy (Poland) (19 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Krzesła, stół się trzęsły. Lampa huśtała się. To wszystko na 3 piętrze bloku w Tychach oś. R (via EMSC)
Tychy (Poland) (19 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Zaczęło szafkami. Wyczuwalne kołysanie. 14:34 czasu lokalnego. (via EMSC)
Tychy (Poland) (19 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Za bujało (via EMSC)
Żory (Poland) (17 km S from epicenter)(no details): Odczułem trzęsienie ziemii (via EMSC)
Żory (Poland) (17 km S from epicenter)(no details): Coś się zatrzęsło (via EMSC)
Żory (Poland) (17 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bardzo mocno ściany pekly (via EMSC)
Żory (Poland) (17 km S from epicenter)(no details): Zatrzęsło dość mocno (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (17 km E from epicenter)(no details): Dość mocno odczuwalne w Katowicach na Ligocie (via EMSC)
Katowice (Poland) (17 km E from epicenter)(no details): Shaking for a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Chorzów (Poland) (16 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Chorzów Batory trzęsło bydynkiem (via EMSC)
Zabrze (Poland) (14 km N from epicenter)(no details): Zabrze okolice Stadionu, na 4 piętrze bardzo odczuwalne (via EMSC)
Gliwice (Poland) (12 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bujanie żyrandolu, drżenie szyb w witrynach przy jednoczesnym braku dźwięku charakterystycznego dla zatrzaskiwanych drzwi na poniższych piętrach (via EMSC)
Gliwice (Poland) (12 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Odczuwalne bujanie niczym na łodzi krótkie ok 10 sekund odczuwalne. Okolica osiedla Baildona Gliwice. (via EMSC)
Gliwice (Poland) (12 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was longer than usually (via EMSC)
Gliwice (Poland) (12 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Dość mocno odczuwalne, lampy bujały. Siedzą na krześle czułam jak krzeslem trzęsło (via EMSC)
Gliwice (Poland) (12 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 14:35 Warsaw time, my desk and window curtains shaked a little. (via EMSC)
Czerwionka-Leszczyny (Poland) (12 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Leszczyny krótko ale odczuwalnie (via EMSC)
Mikołów (Poland) (12 km E from epicenter)(no details): Zatrząsło (via EMSC)
Mikołów (Poland) (12 km E from epicenter)(no details): Mikołów- zaczęło dość mocno całym budynkiem. (via EMSC)
Mikołów (Poland) (11 km E from epicenter)(no details): Odczuwalny wstrząs. (via EMSC)
Gliwice (Poland) (10 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Odczuwalne dość mocno przez 4 sek. (via EMSC)
Ruda Śląska (Poland) (10 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ruda śląska Halemba dość mocno (via EMSC)
Łaziska Górne (Poland) (9 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Wstrząs był odczuwalny. Meble lekko drgały przez 3 sekundy. (via EMSC)
Czerwionka-Leszczyny (Poland) (8 km S from epicenter)(no details): Bardzo mocne (via EMSC)
Mikołów (Poland) (8 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Cały dam się trząsł (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (8 km S from epicenter)(no details): Babka prawie z fotela spadła (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (8 km S from epicenter)(no details): Orzesze-Zawada bardzo mocno zatrzęsło domem. (via EMSC)
Czerwionka-Leszczyny (Poland) (8 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Zatrzęsło budynkiem (via EMSC)
Czerwionka-Leszczyny (Poland) (8 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ostatnie piętro bloku w Czerwionce bardzo mocno odczuwalne przez 5 sekund Meble mocno się ruszały. (via EMSC)
Czerwionka-Leszczyny (Poland) (7 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Podwójny wstrząs (via EMSC)
Ruda Śląska (Poland) (7 km NE from epicenter)(no details): godz.14.35 (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (7 km S from epicenter)(no details): Dopnęło konkretnie (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (7 km S from epicenter)(no details): Najsilniejszy wstrząs jaki miałem okazję odczuć. (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (7 km S from epicenter)(no details): Wstrząs mocno odczuwalny (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (7 km S from epicenter)(no details): Mocno zatrzęsło. (via EMSC)
Orzesze (Poland) (7 km S from epicenter)(no details): the Christmas tree fell to the floor from the cabinet (via EMSC)
Knurów (Poland) (6 km W from epicenter)(no details): Lekko odczuwalne (via EMSC)
Ornontowice (Poland) (3 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strongest earthquake in my life.. (via EMSC)
Mikołów (Poland) (3 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Zatrzeslo ciałem domem.Z półek pospadaly przedmioty (via EMSC)
Gierałtowice (Poland) (3 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Gieraltowice tapniecie (via EMSC)

 

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