A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Radishani in Macedonia. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/09/16 / 2016-09-13 23:32:28 / September 13, 2016 @ 11:32 pm. Exact location, longitude 21.47° East, latitude 42.03° North, depth = 3.2 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:32:28 / 1:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.2 km (2 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10006pd4. Unique identifier: us10006pd4.
Epicenter of the event was 76 km (47 miles) from Pristina (c. 550 000 pop), 5 km (3 miles) from Skopje (c. 474 900 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Prizren (c. 171 500 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Kumanovo (c. 76 300 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Prilep (c. 73 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kavadarci, Obiliq, Negotino. Nearby country/countries, Macedonia (c. 2 062 000 pop), Kosovo (c. 1 800 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 five, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 3 km SSE of Radishani, Macedonia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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