Information message about the devastating earthquake in Sichuan province, China on June 17, 2019

The destructive earthquake with M = 5.7 occurred on June 17, 2019 at 2:00 pm GMT (5:00 pm Moscow time) in Sichuan Province, China.

Parameters of the earthquake have been determined in the Alert Service (AS) of Information Processing Center (IPC) of Geophysical Survey of RAS in Obninsk with station data obtained from digital and analog seismic stations of Russia, countries of CIS and from abroad. Alert message on this earthquake has been delivered in 14 min after registration to the Ministry of Emergency of the Russian Federation (EMERCOM).

Preliminary processing has been done with data from 17 stations, accurate processing - with data from 75.

The red marker on the map indicates the epicenter of the earthquake, the origin was located in Sichuan Province, China, at a depth of 10 km, 200 km SW of Chongqing, 264 km S-SE of Chengdu and 269 km NW of Guiyang.
Time in origin (GMT) Latitude, degree Longitude, degree Depth, km Stations number Ms/N mb/N I0 (calculated) GAP Center
1 14:55:42.1 28.4 104.92 10.0 75 5.7/41 6.0/49 8 49 GS RAS(Verified)
Federal research center, Geophysical survey of Russian Academy of Sciences
2 14:55:45.9 28.66 104.76 10.0 17 6.1/12 8-8.5 GS RAS(Preliminary)
Federal research center, Geophysical survey of Russian Academy of Sciences
3 14:55:45.1 28.43 104.99 10.0 232 Mw 5.9 12 CSEM
European - Mediterranean seismological center
4 14:55:45.4 28.41 104.96 10.0 120 Mw 5.8 18 NEIC
National Earthquakes Information Center of US Geological Service