Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - 62 km E of Braşov, Romania on Tuesday, 15 September 2020
15 Sep 05:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Diepte: 152.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.56°N / 26.39°E (Romania)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NW of Varlaam (pop: 800)
7 km (5 mi) NW of Vadu Oii (pop: 100)
9 km (5 mi) NW of Gura Teghii (pop: 3,800)
62 km (38 mi) E of Braşov (pop: 276,100)
127 km (79 mi) N of Bucharest (pop: 1,877,200)
130 km (81 mi) W of Galaţi (pop: 294,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Tijd||Mag. / Diepte||Locatie||Bron|
|Tue, 15 Sep 01:05 UTC||M 2.5 / 152 km||62 km E of Braşov, Romania||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.