A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Oxilithos in Greece. The temblor was detected at 22:00:20 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us10005j0l. Event ids that are associated: us10005j0l. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 24.464 East, latitude 38.6344 North, depth = 14.54 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.54 km (9 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/16 / 2016-05-20 20:00:20 / May 20, 2016 @ 8:00 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Acharnés (c. 99 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Khalándrion (c. 74 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Maroúsi (c. 72 300 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Néa Ionía (c. 67 100 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Agía Paraskeví (c. 59 700 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Galátsi (c. 59 300 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Néa Chalkidóna, Papágou, Galátsi (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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