A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Creshevo in Macedonia on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.6 km (1 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/09/16 / 2016-09-12 12:19:05 / September 12, 2016 @ 12:19 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 21.49 East, latitude 42.02 North, depth = 1.6 km. The temblor was detected at 14:19:05 / 2:19 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10006p1q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006p1q.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Vinica, Llazicë, Glogovac. Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Pristina (c. 550 000 pop), 6 km (3 miles) from Skopje (c. 474 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Prizren (c. 171 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Kumanovo (c. 76 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Prilep (c. 73 800 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Tetovo (c. 72 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Macedonia (c. 2 062 000 pop), Kosovo (c. 1 800 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km SSW of Creshevo, Macedonia. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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