A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 31 kilometers (19 miles) from Patitirion in Greece. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.97 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 11/10/17 / 2017-10-11 22:49:44 / October 11, 2017 @ 10:49 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 00:49:44 / 12:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5.97 km, 24.2283° East, 39.168° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000aqij. Id of event: us1000aqij.
Epicenter of the event was 95 km (59 miles) from Chalkída (c. 54 600 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Néa Artáki (c. 9 200 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Vasilikón (c. 7 000 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Psachná (c. 5 800 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Agriá (c. 5 500 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Mýrina (c. 5 400 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Skiáthos (c. 5 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mýrina, Agriá, Dhrosiá.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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