A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Breznik in Bulgaria. Global time and date of event 14/09/17 / 2017-09-14 01:53:19 / September 14, 2017 @ 1:53 am UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:53:19 / 3:53 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 22.899° East, latitude 42.6704° North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us2000am21. Event ids that are associated: us2000am21. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 35 km (22 miles) from Sofia (c. 1 152 600 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Pernik (c. 82 500 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Blagoevgrad (c. 71 300 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Kyustendil (c. 48 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Pirot (c. 40 700 pop). Nearby country/countries, Bulgaria (c. 7 149 000 pop), Serbia (c. 7 345 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ikhtiman, Delcevo, Makedonska Kamenica (min 5000 pop).
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 has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 7 km S of Breznik, Bulgaria.
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