A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 2 kilometers (1 miles) from McArthur in Ohio on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008uvu. Id of event: us10008uvu. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.76 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/05/17 / 2017-05-24 16:24:04 / May 24, 2017 @ 4:24 pm. The temblor was detected at 11:24:04 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 6.76 km, -82.4831° West, 39.2276° North.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Blacklick Estates, Vienna, Flatwoods (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 55 km (34 miles) from Lancaster (c. 38 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Parkersburg (c. 31 500 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Athens (c. 23 800 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Chillicothe (c. 21 900 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Portsmouth (c. 20 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km S of McArthur, Ohio. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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