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20 January 2016

EARTHQUAKE (REVISION): Magnitude 5.9 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 20/01/2016 17:13 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification (REVISION)

Magnitude 5.9 20/01/2016 17:13 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA

These parameters are preliminary and subject to revisions.
For updates, please consult: http://www.emsc-csem.org


A magnitude 5.9 earthquake has occurred NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA at:
37.73N 101.63E Depth 10km 20/01/2016 at 17:13:14 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
261 km NW Lanzhou (pop 1417742, local time 01:13:14.1 2016-01-21)
95 km SW Jinchang (pop 144363, local time 01:13:14.1 2016-01-21)
88 km NW Qiatou (pop 86568, local time 01:13:14.1 2016-01-21)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 20/01/2016 18:05 (UTC)
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http://geofon.gfz-potsdam.de/eqinfo/list.php

This location has been computed thanks to the data provided by the
following seismological institutes:
BUD GFZ IMP KAN LDG LVV NEIR SC3
See the full list of data providers at:
http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/contributors.php


This EMSC service is jointly operated by the LDG (Laboratoire de
Detection et de Geophysique, Bruyeres-le-Chatel, France) and the
IGN (Instituto Geografico Nacional, Madrid, Spain).


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M5.9 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 20/01/2016 17:13 (UTC)

20/01/2016 17:13.
Magnitude 5.9.
NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA .
Latitude 37.73 North.
Longitude 101.63 East.
Depth 10 kilometers.
19 kilometers South West of Huangcheng

REVISION: Mw 5.9 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 19 km SW Huangcheng 20/01/2016 17:13 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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==================== INFORMATION MESSAGE =========================
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THIS MESSAGE IS A REVISION OF A PREVIOUS EMSC ALERT
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EARTHQUAKE on 20/01/2016 at 17:13 (UTC)
NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 19 km SW Huangcheng

MAGNITUDE: Mw 5.9

Data provided by: BUD GFZ GSRC IMP KAN LDG LVV NEIC NEWS SC3

Latitude = 37.73 N
Longitude = 101.63 E
Origin Time = 17:13:14.1 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.04 sec
Gap = 17 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 3.1 Km
- Semi minor = 2.2 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 13 degrees

Number of data used = 782

Preliminary location computed on Wed Jan 20 18:05:24 2016 (UTC)
Done by Y Cano

Comments :

Message number: 2266

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.2 (BUD) M 5.9 (GFZ) Mb6.4 (GSRC) Mw6.2 (KAN)
MB6.2 (LDG) Mw5.9 (NEIC) Mb4.5 (NEWS) M 6.1 (SC3)

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EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 6.2 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 20/01/2016 17:13 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 6.2 20/01/2016 17:13 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA

These parameters are preliminary and subject to revisions.
For updates, please consult: http://www.emsc-csem.org


A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has occurred NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA at:
37.73N 101.63E Depth 10km 20/01/2016 at 17:13:14 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
261 km NW Lanzhou (pop 1417742, local time 01:13:14.1 2016-01-21)
95 km SW Jinchang (pop 144363, local time 01:13:14.1 2016-01-21)
88 km NW Qiatou (pop 86568, local time 01:13:14.1 2016-01-21)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 20/01/2016 17:34 (UTC)
EMSC cannot guarantee the receipt or timeliness of an e-mail after sending.

For maps and additional data, please consult:
http://www.emsc-csem.org

Links to regional seismological observatories:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/
http://geofon.gfz-potsdam.de/eqinfo/list.php

This location has been computed thanks to the data provided by the
following seismological institutes:
BUD GFZ IMP KAN LDG LVV NEIR SC3
See the full list of data providers at:
http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/contributors.php


This EMSC service is jointly operated by the LDG (Laboratoire de
Detection et de Geophysique, Bruyeres-le-Chatel, France) and the
IGN (Instituto Geografico Nacional, Madrid, Spain).


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M6.2 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 20/01/2016 17:13 (UTC)

20/01/2016 17:13.
Magnitude 6.2.
NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA .
Latitude 37.73 North.
Longitude 101.63 East.
Depth 10 kilometers.
19 kilometers South West of Huangcheng

ALERT: mb 6.2 NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 19 km SW Huangcheng 20/01/2016 17:13 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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WARNING : These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.
Location and magnitude estimations may be revised if necessary in
an INFORMATION message.
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EARTHQUAKE on 20/01/2016 at 17:13 (UTC)
NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA 19 km SW Huangcheng

MAGNITUDE: mb 6.2

Data provided by: BUD GFZ GSRC IMP KAN LDG LVV NEIC NEWS SC3

Latitude = 37.73 N
Longitude = 101.63 E
Origin Time = 17:13:14.1 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.04 sec
Gap = 17 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 3.1 Km
- Semi minor = 2.2 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 13 degrees

Number of data used = 782

Preliminary location computed on Wed Jan 20 17:34:28 2016 (UTC)
Done by Y Cano

Comments :

Message number: 2265

All magnitudes estimations :
M 6.2 (BUD) M 5.9 (GFZ) Mb6.4 (GSRC) Mw6.2 (KAN)
MB6.2 (LDG) Mw5.9 (NEIC) Mb4.5 (NEWS) M 6.1 (SC3)

P.S.: For additional information, please contact EMSC at:
- Email: mazet@emsc-csem.org
- Web : http://www.emsc-csem.org (maps available)
- Fax : 33 1 69 26 70 00

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