A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 111 km WNW of Polis, Cyprus (69 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 45.97 km (29 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 16/01/16 / 2016-01-16 18:51:19 / January 16, 2016 @ 6:51 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 20:51:19 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us10004f2w. Ids that are associated to the event: us10004f2w. Exact location of event, depth 45.97 km, 31.3766° East, 35.5607° North.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four 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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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 111 km WNW of Polis, Cyprus. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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