A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Skopelos in Greece. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 23.739° East, 39.228° North, depth 12.4 km. Global time and date of event 11/06/16 / 2016-06-11 08:29:46 / June 11, 2016 @ 8:29 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 10:29:46 / 10:29 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us200063sl. Event ids that are associated: us200063sl. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.4 km (8 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 70 km (43 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Chalkída (c. 54 600 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Néa Ionía (c. 32 700 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Néa Artáki (c. 9 200 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Almyrós (c. 8 000 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Vasilikón (c. 7 000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Vasilikón, Chalkída, Almyrós.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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: 11 km N of Skopelos, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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