A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Doniphan in Missouri on Friday. Unique identifier: us10003p89. Ids that are associated to the event: us10003p89. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -90.8349 West, latitude 36.7461 North, depth = 8.31 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.31 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 16/10/15 / 2015-10-16 20:50:20 / October 16, 2015 @ 8:50 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:50:20 / 3:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dexter, Pocahontas, Poplar Bluff (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 39 km (24 miles) from Poplar Bluff (c. 17 000 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Dexter (c. 7 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Pocahontas (c. 6 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km N of Doniphan, Missouri. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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