A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Blagaj in Bosnia and Herzegovina. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ajec. Unique identifier: us7000ajec. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 17.8594 East, latitude 43.2286 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 09:45:08 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/07/20 / 2020-07-07 09:45:08 / July 7, 2020 @ 9:45 am.
Country/countries that might be effected, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kačuni, Mahala, Podhum (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 80 km (50 miles) from Sarajevo (c. 696 700 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Mostar (c. 104 500 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Trebinje (c. 33 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Dubrovnik (c. 28 400 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Visoko (c. 17 900 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Konjic (c. 16 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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 SW of Blagaj, Bosnia and Herzegovina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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