A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Amatrice in Italy on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100095ri. Id of event: us100095ri. Exact location, longitude 13.2744° East, latitude 42.6662° North, depth = 6.67 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/07/17 / 2017-07-01 19:17:26 / July 1, 2017 @ 7:17 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.67 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 20:17:26 / 8:17 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 88 km (54 miles) from Perugia (c. 120 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Pescara (c. 116 600 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Terni (c. 97 100 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Guidonia Montecelio (c. 67 500 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Foligno (c. 47 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Montesilvano Marina (c. 46 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Santa Lucia, Villalba, Castelfidardo. Close country/countries, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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