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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake 58 miles north of Kintore, Northern Territory, Australia

ven., 12 mars 2021, 14:18
4.7 quake 12 Mar 11:27 pm (GMT +9:30)
4.7 quake 12 Mar 11:27 pm (GMT +9:30)
A shallow magnitude 4.7 earthquake was reported late at night near Kintore, MacDonnell, Northern Territory, Australia.
According to the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ), the quake hit on Friday 12 March 2021 at 10:57 pm local time at a shallow depth of 6.2 miles. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Kintore (pop. 410) located 58 miles from the epicenter.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & heure: 12 Mar 2021 11:27 pm (GMT +9:30) local time (12 Mar 2021 13:57 GMT)
Magnitude: 4.7
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Épicentre latitude / longitude: 22.44°S / 129.52°E (Australia)
Source de données principale: GFZ

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