A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Skopje in Macedonia. Event id: us10006p3d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006p3d. Exact location of event, depth 9.98 km, 21.4494° East, 42.0122° North. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:53:54 / 7:53 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/09/16 / 2016-09-12 17:53:54 / September 12, 2016 @ 5:53 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.98 km (6 miles).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kukës, Zrnovci, (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Macedonia (c. 2 062 000 pop), Kosovo (c. 1 800 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Pristina (c. 550 000 pop), 2 km (1 miles) from Skopje (c. 474 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Prizren (c. 171 500 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Kumanovo (c. 76 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Prilep (c. 73 800 pop), 39 km (25 miles) from Tetovo (c. 72 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 1 km NE of Skopje, Macedonia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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