A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Kefalos in Greece. The temblor was picked up at 19:58:33 / 7:58 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us100096q7. Unique identifier: us100096q7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 136.14 km (85 miles). Global time and date of event 27/06/17 / 2017-06-27 17:58:33 / June 27, 2017 @ 5:58 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 26.9973 East, latitude 36.6419 North, depth = 136.14 km.
Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 58 km (36 miles) from Bodrum (c. 39 300 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Didim (c. 26 000 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Kos (c. 19 200 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Turgutreis (c. 16 500 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Datça (c. 10 100 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Kálymnos (c. 10 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Didim, Datça, Bodrum (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 11 km SSE of Kefalos, Greece.
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