Sismicité historique de la France 
Métropole 

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Characteristic of the earthquake
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IDENTITY: 740158 
Date of the earthquake: 31 October 2005
Time of the earthquake: 3 h 39 min 59 sec 
Nature of the shock: ok 
Epicentral region: VALLEE DE L'ARLY (N. ALBERTVILLE) - ALPES SAVOYARDES 

Geographic co-ordinates (degrees, sexagesimal minutes) :
Longitude: 6° 24' E, Latitude: 45° 43' N
Reliability index: Fairly certain location (B
Intensity at the epicentre (according to the MSK 1964 macro-seismic scale): 
Intensity:   5  
Reliability index: Not very certain (C
 

Source : BRGM, EDF, IRSN / SisFrance