Magnitude 6.2 - NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA
2009 August 28 01:52:06 UTC
- This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
|Depth||13 km (8.1 miles) set by location program|
|Region||NORTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA|
|Distances||40 km (25 miles) ESE of Da Qaidam, Qinghai, China|
165 km (100 miles) NNE of Golmud, Qinghai, China
1815 km (1120 miles) W of BEIJING, Beijing, China
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 4.3 km (2.7 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=281, Nph=281, Dmin=983.9 km, Rmss=0.84 sec, Gp= 36°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=S
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At least 30 houses damaged and a coal mine collasped in the epicentral area.
- Preliminary Earthquake Report
- U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver