A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 100 km SE of Makry Gialos, Greece (62 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 26.5651 East, latitude 34.2853 North, depth = 11.1 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 11.1 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us10005clu. Unique identifier: us10005clu. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/04/16 / 2016-04-29 23:36:26 / April 29, 2016 @ 11:36 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:36:26 / 1:36 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 100 km SE of Makry Gialos, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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