A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Gračac in Croatia. Exact location of event, longitude 15.9538 East, latitude 44.2163 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:59:03 / 10:59 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/09/20 / 2020-09-20 10:59:03 / September 20, 2020 @ 10:59 am. Id of earthquake: us7000bqgv. Event ids that are associated: us7000bqgv.
Close country/countries, Bosnia and Herzegovina (c. 4 590 000 pop), Croatia (c. 4 491 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Split (c. 176 300 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Bihać (c. 75 600 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Zadar (c. 71 300 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Šibenik (c. 37 100 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Cazin (c. 21 700 pop), 86 km (54 miles) from Solin (c. 15 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ćoralići, Split, Solin.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 12 km SE of Gračac, Croatia.
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