A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Ebejico in Colombia. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:42:26 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/11/16 / 2016-11-30 17:42:26 / November 30, 2016 @ 5:42 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 28 km (17 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10007dvx. Event ids that are associated: us10007dvx. Exact location, longitude -75.86° West, latitude 6.3° North, depth = 28 km.
Epicenter of the event was 33 km (21 miles) from Medellín (c. 2 000 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Bello (c. 392 900 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Itagüí (c. 281 900 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Envigado (c. 163 000 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Caldas (c. 65 600 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Rionegro (c. 62 300 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cocorná, Jardín, Guatapé. Nearby country/countries, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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