A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Ilici in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/08/17 / 2017-08-28 04:01:52 / August 28, 2017 @ 4:01 am. The temblor was detected at 05:01:52 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 17.7138° East, latitude 43.3079° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000acd8. Unique identifier: us2000acd8.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mahala, Pale, Foča (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Sarajevo (c. 696 700 pop), 9 km (5 miles) from Mostar (c. 104 500 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Bugojno (c. 41 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Trebinje (c. 33 200 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Dubrovnik (c. 28 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Visoko (c. 17 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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