A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Detroit Beach in Michigan. Exact time and date of earthquake 21/08/20 / 2020-08-21 22:55:09 / August 21, 2020 @ 10:55 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.67 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.67 km, -83.315° West, 41.9036° North. The temblor was picked up at 22:55:09 / 10:55 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bis9. Id of event: us6000bis9.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fostoria, Clinton, Pontiac. Nearby country/countries, Canada (c. 33 679 000 pop), United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 52 km (33 miles) from Detroit (c. 713 800 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Toledo (c. 287 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Windsor (c. 278 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Warren (c. 134 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Sterling Heights (c. 129 700 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 3 km SSE of Detroit Beach, Michigan.
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