A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 27 km S of Karpathos, Greece (17 miles). Exact location of event, depth 12.73 km, 27.1674° East, 35.2595° North. Unique identifier: us10008srj. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008srj. 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 12.73 km (8 miles). The temblor was reported at 17:12:09 / 5:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/05/17 / 2017-05-10 15:12:09 / May 10, 2017 @ 3:12 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km S of Karpathos, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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