A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Plomarion in Greece. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.85 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009mas. Unique identifier: us20009mas. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/06/17 / 2017-06-14 04:35:56 / June 14, 2017 @ 4:35 am. Exact location, longitude 26.4023° East, latitude 38.8707° North, depth = 17.85 km. The temblor was reported at 06:35:56 / 6:35 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kınık, Burhaniye, Karabağlar (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Karabağlar (c. 458 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Bergama (c. 57 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Menemen (c. 53 500 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Urla (c. 45 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Aliağa (c. 44 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every 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.
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