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Another Earthquake Hits Johannesburg

The shaking caused by an earthquake was experienced in the southern part of Johannesburg, including areas near Mondeor and Protea Glen.

Another Earthquake Hits Johannesburg
Another Earthquake Hits Johannesburg

The shaking caused by an earthquake was experienced in the southern part of Johannesburg, including areas near Mondeor and Protea Glen.

According to the council, the earthquake was detected at 03:15 am.

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Earlier this month, Johannesburg was struck by a strong earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale, with its center located around Boksburg.

Last week, a smaller earthquake with a magnitude of 2.8 was felt in the Roodepoort area.

In a statement, the council reported that the earthquake had a local magnitude of approximately 2.1, as measured by the South African Seismograph Network (SANSN).

The epicenter was situated south of Johannesburg in the Soweto area.

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The council encourages the public to share their experiences by using the online questionnaire provided on the CGS website.

The CGS is responsible for managing the SANSN, which monitors seismic activity across the country.

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Elize Coetzee for SurgeZirc SA
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Elize Coetzee, a seasoned journalist, is the driving force behind SurgeZirc SA’s world news and world politics coverage. With an unwavering commitment to truth, Elize delves into global affairs, providing live updates, in-depth investigations, and thought-provoking analysis. Whether it’s geopolitical tensions, international diplomacy, or breaking stories, Elize’s incisive reporting keeps readers informed and engaged.
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