A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Bodrum in Turkey on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:36:24 / 11:36 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000aw8c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000aw8c. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/10/17 / 2017-10-24 09:36:24 / October 24, 2017 @ 9:36 am. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 27.3841° East, 36.9562° North.
The epicenter was 88 km (55 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Bodrum (c. 39 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Didim (c. 26 000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ródos, Çine, Koçarlı.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 three and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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