A minor earthquake magnitude 3.78 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Albion in Illinois. Exact location of event, depth 15.32 km, -87.9229965° West, 38.4116669° North. All ids that are associated to the event: nm60207021. Unique identifier: nm60207021. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.32 km (10 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 11:47:28 / September 19, 2017 @ 11:47 am. The temblor was picked up at 05:47:28 / 5:47 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Jasper, Mount Vernon, Huntingburg. Epicenter of the event was 58 km (36 miles) from Evansville (c. 117 400 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Henderson (c. 28 800 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Vincennes (c. 18 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Mount Vernon (c. 15 300 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Jasper (c. 15 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Washington (c. 11 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 12 km ENE of Albion, Illinois.
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