A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 32 kilometers (20 miles) from Nidri in Greece. The temblor was detected at 07:18:16 / 7:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 20.3612 East, latitude 38.5931 North, depth = 10 km. Event id: us10003z7i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003z7i. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/11/15 / 2015-11-18 05:18:16 / November 18, 2015 @ 5:18 am.
Event epicenter was 91 km (57 miles) from Agrínio (c. 46 900 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Árta (c. 19 500 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Préveza (c. 17 300 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Mesolóngi (c. 12 700 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Argostólion (c. 9 800 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Lefkáda (c. 8 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Áyios Konstandínos (c. 6 500 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mesolóngi, Agrínio, Áyios Konstandínos (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 32 km WSW of Nidri, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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