TO David Saint-Sernin
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The earth shook on Monday, August 28, 2023 at Pyrenees. According to the website franceseisme.fr, published by BCSF (Central Bureau of Cysmology of France), earthquake A magnitude of magnitude 4.6 on the Richter scale was indeed recorded at 19:42 in Spain.
This earthquake was felt even in the south, in the department of Haute-Garonne, not far from Bagnères-de-Luchon.
Epicenter in Val d’Aran
Such an earthquake does generate a “moderate” human perception according to the BCSF, whose map of the night phenomenon is based on several pieces of evidence.
If the epicenter was on the Spanish side, on the side of Vielha in Val d’Aran, then on social media, Internet users testified that the earthquake was indeed felt all the way to Bagneres-de-Luchon in the Haute-Garonne.
Social Media Reactions
On Facebook, Michel wonders: “Did I dream or did the earth shake? “After about twenty comments, they answered him in the affirmative …
Specifically, Stephen’s testimony:
“We were having dinner in our apartment in Luchon and felt the building move. its magnetic strength was only 4.8, but it was quite close to Luchon, and the depth was only 5 km, which is very small. I have already experienced 6.5 mag in Turkey…. Huge “.
Therefore, this earthquake no injury or damage.
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