A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km SSW of Ayia Galini, Greece (76 miles) on Monday. The temblor was picked up at 23:35:54 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 19.91 km (12 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 24.0406° East, 34.1223° North, depth 19.91 km. Id of earthquake: us2000a4he. Event ids that are associated: us2000a4he. 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: 31/07/17 / 2017-07-31 21:35:54 / July 31, 2017 @ 9:35 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 123 km SSW of Ayia Galini, Greece.
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