A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Glogow in Poland. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/11/16 / 2016-11-29 20:09:39 / November 29, 2016 @ 8:09 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us10007d5c. Unique identifier: us10007d5c. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 16.1098° East, 51.6587° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 21:09:39 / 9:09 pm (local time epicenter).
The epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Wrocław (c. 634 900 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Zielona Góra (c. 118 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Legnica (c. 106 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Jelenia Góra (c. 87 300 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Lubin (c. 77 500 pop), 2 km (1 miles) from Głogów (c. 68 500 pop). Close country/countries, Poland (c. 38 500 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Międzyrzecz, Świdnica, Koźmin Wielkopolski (min 5000 pop).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 1 km ESE of Glogow, Poland.
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