A 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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