A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Grebocice in Poland. Id of earthquake: us700059f0. Event ids that are associated: us700059f0. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 16.1953 East, latitude 51.633 North, depth = 5 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:50:11 / 1:50 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/08/19 / 2019-08-29 00:50:11 / August 29, 2019 @ 12:50 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 83 km (52 miles) from Wrocław (c. 634 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Zielona Góra (c. 118 400 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Legnica (c. 106 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Jelenia Góra (c. 87 300 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Lubin (c. 77 500 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Głogów (c. 68 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Plewiska, Kórnik, Rothenburg (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Poland (c. 38 500 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 4 km NNE of Grebocice, Poland. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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