Two consecutive 4.3-magnitude earthquakes in Shimian County, Sichuan Province

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Two consecutive 4.3-magnitude earthquakes in Shimian County, Sichuan Province

Two consecutive 4.3-magnitude earthquakes in Shimian County, Sichuan Province

Cover News (Reporter Li Fengchun) "The computer is shaking. Is it an earthquake? On the afternoon of the 16th, many citizens in Chengdu felt the earthquake. Soon, seismic network data came out, and the epicenter was located in Shimian County, Sichuan Province, with two consecutive 4.3-magnitude earthquakes.

According to the Sichuan Provincial Seismological Bureau, the National Taiwan Network determined that at 16:44 on May 16th, Sichuan Province, Ya'an City Shimian County crab Luo Tibetan Village (29.20 degrees north latitude, 102.26 degrees east longitude) 3.2 grade Earthquake, focal depth 9 km.

At 16:46, an earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred in the Anshun Dai village in Shimian County, Ya'an City, Sichuan Province (29.19 degrees north latitude and 102.28 degrees east longitude). The focal depth was 11 kilometers.

At 16:46, an earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred again in the Anshun Dai village in Shimian County, Yaan City, Sichuan Province (29.19 degrees north latitude and 102.27 degrees east longitude). The focal depth was 9 kilometers.

According to the preliminary report of the Ya'an Municipal Earthquake Prevention and Disaster Reduction Bureau in the afternoon, Shimian County was shocked and there were no reports of casualties and property losses.