A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, France kilometers (0 miles) from France. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -4.2093 West, latitude 48.4102 North, depth = 10 km. The 3.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:20:56 / 9:20 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/02/20 / 2020-02-19 21:20:56 / February 19, 2020 @ 9:20 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70007tax. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007tax. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 20 km (13 miles) from Brest (c. 144 900 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Quimper (c. 63 800 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Lannion (c. 21 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Concarneau (c. 21 400 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Morlaix (c. 17 500 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Douarnenez (c. 16 600 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Guidel-Plage, Plouay, Guingamp. Nearby country/countries, France (c. 64 768 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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