A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Komin in Croatia. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 17.4261° East, 43.0844° North, depth 10 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005051. Id of event: us20005051. The temblor was reported at 15:51:29 / 3:51 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/02/16 / 2016-02-14 14:51:29 / February 14, 2016 @ 2:51 pm.
The epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Split (c. 176 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Mostar (c. 104 500 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Trebinje (c. 33 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Dubrovnik (c. 28 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Konjic (c. 16 000 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Solin (c. 15 900 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Metković (c. 13 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Gornji Vakuf, Sinj, Split. Nearby country/countries, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km WNW of Komin, Croatia.
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