Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.9 just reported 116 km east of Tarchan, China
mer., 15 sept. 2021, 19:0719:07 PM | AUTEUR : EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
An earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred early morning on Thursday, September 16th, 2021, at 2:46 am local time near Tarchan, Tibet, China, as reported by India's National Center for Seismology (NCS).
4.9 quake 16 Sep 2:46 am (GMT +8)
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a shallow depth of 10 km. 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 Tarchan (pop. 750) located 116 km from the epicenter.
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Date & heure: Sep 16, 2021 2:46 am (GMT +8) local time (15 Sep 2021 18:46 GMT)
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Épicentre latitude / longitude: 30.9°N / 82.51°E (Tibet, China)
Source de données principale: NCS
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