Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 9.3 mi north of Sydney, Shelby County, Ohio, USA, on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 18:41 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 9.3 mi north of Sydney, Shelby County, Ohio, USA, on Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at 18:41 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 12 km depth

14 Jul 21:36 UTC: First to report: USGS after 2 hours and 55 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.8 to 12.3 km.
Date & time: Jul 14, 2020 18:41:28 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 12.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.4139°N / 84.1069°W (Ohio, United States)
Antipode: 40.414°S / 95.893°E
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NNE of Sydney (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Wapakoneta (pop: 9,820) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of Bremen (pop: 2,960) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Piqua (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Washington (pop: 20,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Lima (pop: 37,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) N of Troy (pop: 25,700) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNW of Springfield (pop: 59,700) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) WNW of Columbus (pop: 850,100) --> See nearby quakes!
628 km (390 mi) WNW of Washington (District of Columbia) (pop: 601,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.412 kmOhio (USA)USGS
2.412 kmOhio (USA)EMSC

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2 miles east of Anna, OH / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Looked east to my back yard mid afternoon when I thought I'd heard and felt something. It felt and sounded like a small explosion or rumbling noise, a bit like thunder.  
Centerburg. Oh. Knox County / not felt
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