A minor earthquake magnitude 3.15 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Bardwell in Kentucky. The 3.15-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:21:52 / 4:21 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.52 km, -89.1236649° West, 36.8788338° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.52 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nm60194306. Id of event: nm60194306. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 16/05/17 / 2017-05-16 10:21:52 / May 16, 2017 @ 10:21 am.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Murray, Dexter, Jackson (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Cape Girardeau (c. 37 900 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Paducah (c. 25 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Murray (c. 17 700 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Sikeston (c. 16 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Jackson (c. 13 800 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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