A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported Spain kilometers (0 miles) from Spain on Saturday. Event id: us70004l19. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004l19. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:12:18 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/07/19 / 2019-07-13 21:12:18 / July 13, 2019 @ 9:12 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -0.9199° West, latitude 38.0559° North, depth = 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Villajoyosa, Cehegín, Caudete (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Murcia (c. 436 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Alicante (c. 334 800 pop), 30 km (19 miles) from Elche (c. 230 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Cartagena (c. 212 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Torrevieja (c. 101 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Spain (c. 46 506 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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