Sismicité historique de la France 
Mayotte-Île de la Réunion 

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Characteristic of the earthquake
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Identity: 7000041 
Date of the earthquake: 14 September 1938
Time of the earthquake: 17 h 43 min 46 sec 
Nature of the shock: ok 
Epicentral region: ANJOUAN, MOHELI, MAYOTTE − COMORES 

Geographic co-ordinates (degrees, sexagesimal minutes) 
Longitude: 44° 12' E, Latitude: -12° 33' N
Reliability index: Strongly assumed location (D
Intensity at the epicentre (according to the MSK 1964 macro-seismic scale): 
Intensity:   4,5  
Reliability index: Not very certain (C
 

Source : BRGM / SisFrance-Réunion