A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Behram in Turkey. 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: us20008ivd. Unique identifier: us20008ivd. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/17 / 2017-02-10 08:55:26 / February 10, 2017 @ 8:55 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.02 km (4 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:55:26 / 10:55 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 26.2027 East, latitude 39.5591 North, depth = 7.02 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Lâpseki, Çan, Dikili (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 67 km (42 miles) from Çanakkale (c. 87 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Edremit (c. 40 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Burhaniye (c. 38 100 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ayvalık (c. 35 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Mytilíni (c. 28 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Çan (c. 26 200 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Ezine (c. 15 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 nine, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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