A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 96 km S of Methoni, Greece (60 miles) on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us1000484w. Event ids that are associated: us1000484w. The temblor was reported at 00:06:21 / 12:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 21.5322° East, latitude 35.9632° North, depth = 10 km. 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: 15/12/15 / 2015-12-15 23:06:21 / December 15, 2015 @ 11:06 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light 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 one and in the last 365 days eight 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.
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