A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Broken Bow in Nebraska. All ids that are associated to the event: us10004b81. Unique identifier: us10004b81. Exact location of earthquake, -99.4707° West, 41.4754° North, depth 5 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:04:33 / 10:04 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/01/16 / 2016-01-04 16:04:33 / January 4, 2016 @ 4:04 pm.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lexington (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Lexington (c. 10 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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