A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Bodrum in Turkey. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 27.582 East, latitude 37.0912 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:24:31 / 4:24 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000a92r. Unique identifier: us2000a92r. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 13/08/17 / 2017-08-13 14:24:31 / August 13, 2017 @ 2:24 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Köşk, Ródos, Triánta (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Aydın (c. 163 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Kuşadası (c. 63 200 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 14 km ENE of Bodrum, Turkey. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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