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Minor earthquake: M3.2 quake has struck near Eskisehir in Turkey

Earthquake location 39.7496S, 30.4877WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Eskisehir in Turkey. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:01:19 / 11:01 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000astb. Id of event: us2000astb. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/09/17 / 2017-09-21 09:01:19 / September 21, 2017 @ 9:01 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.26 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 30.4877 East, latitude 39.7496 North, depth = 7.26 km.

Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was İhsaniye, Osmaneli, Göynük (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 4 km (3 miles) from Eskişehir (c. 514 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Kütahya (c. 185 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Bozüyük (c. 55 400 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Bilecik (c. 40 300 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Osmaneli (c. 15 700 pop). Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).

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 in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km SW of Eskisehir, Turkey. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.2 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 30.4877° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.7496° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 7.26 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 4km SW of Eskisehir, Turkey Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-09-21 09:01:19 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-09-21 21:00:42 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 120 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 158 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.903 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.31 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 105 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us2000astb Id of event.
Event Code 2000astb An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us2000astb, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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