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16 septembre 2021

Earthquake in China

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type d'évènement:Earthquake
Localidation de l'évènement:China
Date de l'activation Charte:2021-09-16
Time of Charter Activation:18:57
Time zone of Charter Activation:UTC+08:00
Demandeur:National Disaster Reduction Center of China (NDRCC)
Activation ID:733
Chef de projet:National Disaster Reduction Center of China (NDRCC)

A magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked Luxian county, Sichuan province, at 4:33 am on Thursday 16 September 2021 according to the China Earthquake Networks Center. The epicenter was monitored at 29.2 degrees north latitude and 105.34 degrees east longitude. The quake struck at a depth of 10 km.

Chinese authorities launched rescue efforts in the morning, with the provincial government activating a level 2 response, the second highest in China's four-tier earthquake emergency response system.



Map of earthquake in China

Source: Pleiades
Acquis: 20/09/2021

Category: Delineation Map

Copyright: Includes Pleiades material © CNES (2021), Distribution Airbus DS.
Map produced by National Disaster Reduction Center of China

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