Sismicité historique de la France 
Métropole 

Source : BRGM, EDF, IRSN / SisFrance   

 
 
Characteristic of the earthquake
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IDENTITY: 650504 
Date of the earthquake: 20 May 2006
Time of the earthquake: 5 h 36 min 6 sec 
Nature of the shock: ok 
Epicentral region: BIGORRE (E. ARGELES-GAZOST) - PYRENEES CENTRALES 

Geographic co-ordinates (degrees, sexagesimal minutes) :
Longitude: 0° 04' E, Latitude: 43° 01' N
Reliability index: Fairly certain location (B
Intensity at the epicentre (according to the MSK 1964 macro-seismic scale): 
Intensity:   4,5  
Reliability index: Not very certain (C
 

Source : BRGM, EDF, IRSN / SisFrance