Magnitude 5.7 - YUNNAN, CHINA

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2009 July 09 11:19:16 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude5.7
Date-Time
Location25.636°N, 101.082°E
Depth10 km (6.2 miles) set by location program
RegionYUNNAN, CHINA
Distances100 km (60 miles) ENE of Dali, Yunnan, China
120 km (75 miles) SSW of Panzhihua (Dukou), Sichuan, China
695 km (430 miles) SW of Chongqing, Chongqing, China
2130 km (1320 miles) SW of BEIJING, Beijing, China
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 5.7 km (3.5 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=105, Nph=105, Dmin=973.9 km, Rmss=0.99 sec, Gp= 50°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=Q
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDus2009iwar
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Felt Reports

One person killed, 336 people injured and severe damage in the Yao'an area.

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