Divinópolis registered two extra earthquakes on Friday (14), one at 0:04 and the other at 18:04. Now, there are already at least 7 of this sort in 1 week in town, in response to the Brazilian Seismographic Network (RSBR).
The first file was on Tuesday (11), the tremor was 3.0 on the Richter Scale, the quantity is taken into account very low. Some records fluctuate between 1.6 and 2.9 in measurement.
City Hall stated, after the second file, on Wednesday (13), it contacted the Seismology Center of the Geophysics Department of the Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences of the University of São Paulo to tell and study extra about what occurred.
Residents felt the tremors. from the encompassing areas of Lagoa dos Mandarins, Icaraí, Centro Industrial, Ponte Funda, Belvedere, Manoel Valinhas and Danilo Passos.
Earthquakes recorded in Divinópolis
|Day||An hour||Growing up|
|01/13||3:32 in the night||2.9|
Meeting at City Hall in regards to the second earthquake in town — Photo: Divinópolis City Hall/Disclosure
A second earthquake occurred g1 they checked with the Executive and the Fire Department to seek out out if there was a historical past of attendance for a similar.
According to City Hall, there have been many individuals who known as to ask what occurred. There had been no studies from the hearth division.
In response to those calls, the Municipal administration wrote and stated that the Deputy Mayor Janete Aparecida (PSC), along with Mayor Gleidson Azevedo (PSC), Secretary of Administration, Thiago Nunes, and Director of Communication, Samara Souza, contacted the Seismology Center . of the Geophysics Department of the Institute of Astronomy, Geophysics and Atmospheric Sciences of the University of São Paulo to tell and acquire details about the occasion.
“Jackson Calhau Souza, who’s a part of the technical administration staff of the sector, requested that each Divinopolitan who felt the earthquake ought to depart. the hyperlink, in the ‘Sentiu Ai’ space and allow you to know what occurred. The story of the Divinopolitans might help specialists decide the causes of the tremors which have occurred in town in latest days,” he concluded.
According to RSBR, a shock of 2 to 4 is equal to the pressure of a big, heavy automobile passing by. Sizes between 4 and 6 will break glass, crack partitions and transfer furnishings.
Also in response to RSBR, magnitudes between 6 and 7 trigger harm to buildings and harm to fragile buildings. Magnitude between 7 and eight extreme harm to buildings and enormous cracks in the bottom and magnitude between 8 and 9 trigger harm to bridges, viaducts and nearly all buildings and magnitude larger than 9 complete harm and visual ripples.