A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Certaldo in Italy. Exact location of earthquake, 11.0652° East, 43.5941° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:53:00 / 6:53 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us20007gn0. Event ids that are associated: us20007gn0. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 25/10/16 / 2016-10-25 16:53:00 / October 25, 2016 @ 4:53 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 25 km (16 miles) from Florence (c. 349 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Prato (c. 181 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Livorno (c. 153 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Lucca (c. 81 700 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Pisa (c. 77 000 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Arezzo (c. 76 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Grosseto, Pianoro, Sasso Marconi (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 5 km NNE of Certaldo, Italy. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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