A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Narino in Colombia. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -77.3911 West, latitude 1.2427 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 01:08:33 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000hd3f. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hd3f. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/18 / 2018-09-11 06:08:33 / September 11, 2018 @ 6:08 am.
Close country/countries, Colombia (c. 47 790 000 pop), Ecuador (c. 14 791 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Pablo, La Cruz, Tulcán (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 13 km (8 miles) from Pasto (c. 382 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Tulcán (c. 86 500 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Ipiales (c. 77 700 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Túquerres (c. 20 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from La Unión (c. 15 100 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 6 km SSW of Narino, Colombia.
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