A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Montereale in Italy. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/01/17 / 2017-01-18 10:16:37 / January 18, 2017 @ 10:16 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us10007tx5. Event ids that are associated: us10007tx5. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 11:16:37 / 11:16 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 13.2572° East, 42.5255° North.
Close country/countries, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Isola del Liri, Ciampino, Lariano (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 93 km (58 miles) from Rome (c. 2 318 900 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Perugia (c. 120 100 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Pescara (c. 116 600 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Terni (c. 97 100 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Guidonia Montecelio (c. 67 500 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Foligno (c. 47 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Viterbo (c. 47 100 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 0 km ENE of Montereale, Italy.
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