Terremoto moderato mag. 4.9 - 30 km a sud-est da Yuxi, Yunnan, Cina, mercoledí, 16 giugno 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.9 - 30 km a sud-est da Yuxi, Yunnan, Cina, mercoledí, 16 giugno 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.9 at 10 km depth

16 Jun 07:56 UTC: Primo a segnalare: TMD dopo 20 minuti.
Update Wed, 16 Jun 2021, 08:00
Moderate earthquake of magnitude 4.9 just reported 30 km southeast of Yuxi, China
4.9 quake 30 km southeast of Yuxi, Yunnan, China, 16 Jun 3:35 pm (GMT +8)
4.9 quake 30 km southeast of Yuxi, Yunnan, China, 16 Jun 3:35 pm (GMT +8)
A magnitude 4.9 earthquake near Yuxi, Yunnan, China, was reported only 24 minutes ago by Thailand's Earthquake Observation Division (TMD), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in this part of the world. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Wednesday 16 June 2021 at 3:35 pm local time. 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.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Yuxi (pop. 103,800) located 30 km from the epicenter, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Haikou (pop. 112,600) located 72 km from the epicenter, Kaiyuan (pop. 198,400) 76 km away, Miyang (pop. 72,500) 77 km away, Longquan (pop. 91,500) 82 km away, Lianran (pop. 106,800) 90 km away, Gejiu (pop. 136,100) 97 km away, and Yunnanfu (pop. 3,855,300) 99 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 16 Jun 2021 07:35:53 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 16 Jun 3:35 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitudine: 4.9
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 24.15°N / 102.74°E (Yunnan, Cina)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km SE da Yuxi (pop: 103,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
72 km SSE da Haikou (pop: 112,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
76 km NO da Kaiyuan (pop: 198,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
77 km OSO da Miyang (pop: 72,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
82 km SE da Longquan (pop: 91,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
90 km SSE da Lianran (pop: 106,800) --> Vedi sismi vicini
97 km NNO da Gejiu (pop: 136,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
99 km S da Yunnanfu (pop: 3,855,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
394 km SE da Lijiang (pop: 1,137,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
471 km NO da Hanoi (Vietnam) (pop: 1,431,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 26.1°C (79 F), humidity: 60%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SSW
Fonte dati primaria: TMD (Earthquake Observation Division of Thailand)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.910 kmYunnan, ChinaTMD

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