A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 91 km SSW of Pirgos, Greece (57 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.31 km (21 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 24.9373 East, latitude 34.1978 North, depth = 34.31 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/02/17 / 2017-02-10 18:51:56 / February 10, 2017 @ 6:51 pm. Id of earthquake: us20008lew. Event ids that are associated: us20008lew. The temblor was reported at 20:51:56 / 8:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 91 km SSW of Pirgos, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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