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Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - GERMANY - 17km De Bad Kreuznach (quarry Blast) on Wednesday, 16 September 2020

Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake  - GERMANY - 17km De Bad Kreuznach (quarry Blast) on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 10:00 UTC: Premier à signaler: RENASS après 19 minutes.
Date & time: Wednesday, 16 September 2020 09:41 UTC
Magnitude: 1.7
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 49.708°N / 7.988°E (Allemagne)
Nearest volcano: Laacher See (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km NW de Orbis (pop: 700)
2 km NE de Oberwiesen (pop: 500)
3 km SW de Bechenheim (pop: 500)
67 km SW de Frankfurt am Main (pop: 650,000)
134 km NW de Stuttgart (pop: 589,800)
155 km SE de Köln (pop: 963,400)
Primary data source: RENASS
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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Wed, 16 Sep 09:41 UTCM 1.7GERMANY - 17km De Bad Kreuznach (quarry Blast)RENASS

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - GERMANY - 17km De Bad Kreuznach (quarry Blast) on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 13 Jan 1915 06:52
    | 6.7 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 106 ans
    |
    942km / 585mi
    | Central Italy
  • 30 Oct 2016 06:40
    | 6.5 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    il y a 4 ans
    |
    852km / 529mi
    | Central Italy
  • 06 May 1976 20:00
    | 6.5 |
    9km / 5.6mi
    |
    il y a 45 ans
    |
    542km / 337mi
    | Austria-Italy-Slovenia Border Region
  • 06 Apr 2009 01:32
    | 6.3 |
    8.8km / 5.5mi
    |
    il y a 12 ans
    |
    918km / 570mi
    | Central Italy
  • 19 Jul 1963 05:45
    | 6.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 57 ans
    |
    708km / 440mi
    | Ligurian Sea (Italy)
  • 26 Oct 2016 19:18
    | 6.2 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    il y a 4 ans
    |
    888km / 552mi
    | Norway
  • 24 Aug 2016 01:36
    | 6.2 |
    4.2km / 2.6mi
    |
    il y a 4 ans
    |
    872km / 542mi
    | Central Italy
  • 11 Jan 1962 05:05
    | 6.2 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 59 ans
    |
    985km / 612mi
    | Croatia
  • 07 Jan 1962 10:03
    | 6.2 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 59 ans
    |
    996km / 619mi
    | Croatia-Bosnia And Herzegovina Border Region
  • 26 Oct 2016 19:18
    | 6.1 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    il y a 4 ans
    |
    845km / 525mi
    | Central Italy
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