A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Orguz in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Monday. Id of earthquake: us100088kq. Event ids that are associated: us100088kq. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.4 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 16.8148 East, latitude 43.7233 North, depth = 14.4 km. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:31:55 / 2:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/03/17 / 2017-03-13 01:31:55 / March 13, 2017 @ 1:31 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Split (c. 176 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Bugojno (c. 41 400 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Šibenik (c. 37 100 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Travnik (c. 31 100 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Solin (c. 15 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Mrkonjić Grad (c. 14 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ključ, Travnik, Novi Travnik.
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. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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