A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 121 km S of Pirgos, Greece (75 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20008tbq. Unique identifier: us20008tbq. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/03/17 / 2017-03-20 16:25:28 / March 20, 2017 @ 4:25 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 25.1001 East, latitude 33.903 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 18:25:28 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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