A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Arthez-de-Bearn in France. The temblor was detected at 06:44:09 / 6:44 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/04/16 / 2016-04-25 04:44:09 / April 25, 2016 @ 4:44 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 2 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10005bjg. Unique identifier: us10005bjg. Exact location of event, depth 2 km, -0.5662° West, 43.4658° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lannemezan, Bidart, Biarritz. Country/countries that might be effected, France (c. 64 768 000 pop). The epicenter was 24 km (15 miles) from Pau (c. 82 700 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Tarbes (c. 52 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Bayonne (c. 44 400 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Anglet (c. 40 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Mont-de-Marsan (c. 36 200 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Biarritz (c. 33 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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