A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bodrum in Turkey. 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 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 27.4847° East, 36.9197° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/07/17 / 2017-07-20 23:00:45 / July 20, 2017 @ 11:00 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:00:45 / 1:00 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000a0wl. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000a0wl.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Afántou, Söke, Çine (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 92 km (57 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Bodrum (c. 39 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km SSE of Bodrum, Turkey. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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