A minor earthquake magnitude 3.11 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Bardwell in Kentucky. The 3.11-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:25:12 / 8:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.47 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 19/03/17 / 2017-03-19 14:25:12 / March 19, 2017 @ 2:25 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5.47 km, -89.1268311° West, 36.8720016° North. Event id: nm60181601. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nm60181601.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from Cape Girardeau (c. 37 900 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Paducah (c. 25 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Murray (c. 17 700 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Sikeston (c. 16 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Jackson (c. 13 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Murray, Dexter, Jackson (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km W of Bardwell, Kentucky.
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