A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Tirhanimine in Morocco on Thursday. The temblor was reported at 17:35:25 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/06/18 / 2018-06-28 17:35:25 / June 28, 2018 @ 5:35 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -4.1241° West, 35.4456° North. Id of earthquake: us2000fqna. Event ids that are associated: us2000fqna.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Imzoûrene, Tirhanimîne, Al Hoceïma (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 27 km (17 miles) from Al Hoceïma (c. 395 600 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Tirhanimîne (c. 55 800 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Imzoûrene (c. 26 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Morocco (c. 31 627 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km NNW of Tirhanimine, Morocco. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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