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Earthquake in China

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.

Type of Event:Earthquake
Location of Event:China
Date of Charter Activation:2021-09-16
Time of Charter Activation:18:57
Time zone of Charter Activation:UTC+08:00
Charter Requestor:National Disaster Reduction Center of China (NDRCC)
Activation ID:733
Project Management:National Disaster Reduction Center of China (NDRCC)


Map of earthquake in China

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

Information about the Product

Acquired: 20/09/2021

Source: Pleiades

Category: Delineation Map

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