A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Pufesti in Romania. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.12 km (8 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10002mfv. Unique identifier: us10002mfv. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:20:55 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/06/15 / 2015-06-29 22:20:55 / June 29, 2015 @ 10:20 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 27.1955 East, latitude 45.9885 North, depth = 12.12 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 89 km (56 miles) from Galaţi (c. 294 100 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Bacău (c. 171 400 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Focşani (c. 105 100 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Vaslui (c. 69 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Bârlad (c. 67 800 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Tecuci (c. 41 200 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Romania (c. 21 959 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pârscov, Verneşti, Mărăcineni (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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