A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.87 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Calhoun in Tennessee on Monday. Unique identifier: se60322496. Ids that are associated to the event: se60322496. The temblor was reported at 17:22:51 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/07/20 / 2020-07-27 17:22:51 / July 27, 2020 @ 5:22 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -84.6930008° West, 35.3056679° North, depth 6.85 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.85 km (4 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Harriman, Lenoir City, Fairview. Earthquake epicenter was 63 km (39 miles) from Chattanooga (c. 167 700 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from East Chattanooga (c. 154 000 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Cleveland (c. 41 300 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Dalton (c. 33 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from East Ridge (c. 21 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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