A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Lardos in Greece. Exact location of event, longitude 27.6143 East, latitude 35.8753 North, depth = 11.93 km. Unique identifier: us2000ap9t. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000ap9t. The temblor was reported at 22:38:00 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.93 km (7 miles). 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: 16/09/17 / 2017-09-16 20:38:00 / September 16, 2017 @ 8:38 pm.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ródos, Triánta, Faliraki (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 83 km (52 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Triánta (c. 11 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Faliraki (c. 6 000 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Afántou (c. 5 600 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Archángelos (c. 5 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 43 km SW of Lardos, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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