A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Nemea in Greece. Global time and date of event 19/02/17 / 2017-02-19 22:58:39 / February 19, 2017 @ 10:58 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 00:58:39 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us20008kuc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20008kuc. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 22.6323 East, latitude 37.8884 North, depth = 3.3 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ílion, Peristéri, Kallithéa (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Piraeus (c. 163 700 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Peristéri (c. 140 000 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Kallithéa (c. 100 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Níkaia (c. 89 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Ílion (c. 84 800 pop).
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 thirteen 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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