A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 84 km WSW of Palaiochora, Greece (52 miles). Unique identifier: us20008ssc. Ids that are associated to the event: us20008ssc. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:37:27 / 11:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 40.09 km (25 miles). Global time and date of event 11/03/17 / 2017-03-11 21:37:27 / March 11, 2017 @ 9:37 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 22.8432° East, latitude 34.9181° North, depth = 40.09 km.
Each 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 three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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