A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Acipayam in Turkey. Unique identifier: us1000jmd3. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000jmd3. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/03/19 / 2019-03-27 11:27:03 / March 27, 2019 @ 11:27 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.54 km (2 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 29.5111° East, latitude 37.4144° North, depth = 2.54 km. The temblor was detected at 13:27:03 / 1:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ortaca, Dinar, Buldan (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Denizli (c. 313 200 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Burdur (c. 66 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Dinar (c. 35 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Korkuteli (c. 20 500 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Ortaca (c. 19 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Sarayköy (c. 18 900 pop). Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 14 km E of Acipayam, Turkey.
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