A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Murray Bridge in Australia. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 139.1965 East, latitude -35.0569 South, depth = 10 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:07:54 / 11:07 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us10007wmj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10007wmj. Global time and date of event 01/02/17 / 2017-02-01 13:37:54 / February 1, 2017 @ 1:37 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Adelaide (c. 1 225 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Adelaide Hills (c. 60 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Morphett Vale (c. 22 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Prospect (c. 20 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Gawler (c. 20 000 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Murray Bridge (c. 19 600 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Victor Harbor, Aldinga, Nuriootpa (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Australia (c. 21 516 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 9 km NW of Murray Bridge, Australia. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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