A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Grebocice in Poland. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000hf7a. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hf7a. Exact location of event, longitude 16.1688 East, latitude 51.6281 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/18 / 2018-09-15 16:35:15 / September 15, 2018 @ 4:35 pm. The temblor was picked up at 17:35:15 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 84 km (52 miles) from Wrocław (c. 634 900 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Wałbrzych (c. 127 400 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Zielona Góra (c. 118 400 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Legnica (c. 106 000 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Jelenia Góra (c. 87 300 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Lubin (c. 77 500 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Głogów (c. 68 500 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Poland (c. 38 500 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Görlitz, Boguszów-Gorce, Zgorzelec.
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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km N of Grebocice, Poland. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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