A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 235 km SW of Lithakia, Greece (146 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 18.8371° East, latitude 36.3168° North, depth = 6.29 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.29 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 15/04/17 / 2017-04-15 23:55:23 / April 15, 2017 @ 11:55 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:55:23 / 12:55 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us10008i08. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10008i08.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 235 km SW of Lithakia, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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