A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Mirzapur in Bangladesh on Tuesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jp8l. Id of event: us2000jp8l. The temblor was picked up at 10:49:57 / 10:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 90.2952 East, latitude 24.0617 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/02/19 / 2019-02-26 04:49:57 / February 26, 2019 @ 4:49 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Muktāgācha, Mymensingh, Sirājganj (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Bangladesh (c. 156 118 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from Dhaka (c. 10 356 500 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Tungi (c. 337 600 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Narsingdi (c. 281 100 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Nāgarpur (c. 238 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Mymensingh (c. 225 100 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 nearby.
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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: 20 km ESE of Mirzapur, Bangladesh. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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