A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Wing in United Kingdom. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bzt0. Id of event: us6000bzt0. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/09/20 / 2020-09-22 08:32:14 / September 22, 2020 @ 8:32 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 08:32:14 / 8:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -0.7612° West, 51.8892° North, depth 10 km.
Nearby country/countries, United Kingdom (c. 62 348 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bexley, Wigston Magna, Milford. Epicenter of the earthquake was 62 km (39 miles) from City of London (c. 7 556 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from London (c. 7 556 900 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Islington (c. 319 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Coventry (c. 308 300 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Reading (c. 244 100 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 2 km WSW of Wing, United Kingdom.
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