A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Flomaton in Alabama. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -87.2012 West, latitude 31.0118 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was reported at 12:36:21 / 12:36 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 18:36:21 / March 11, 2019 @ 6:36 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jdt6. Id of event: us1000jdt6.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Spanish Fort, Andalusia, Navarre (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from East Pensacola Heights (c. 54 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Pensacola (c. 51 900 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Navarre (c. 31 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Ferry Pass (c. 28 900 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Cantonment (c. 26 500 pop).
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 quakes in the world each year.
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