A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Forio in Italy. Exact location of event, longitude 13.337 East, latitude 40.445 North, depth = 437.85 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:12:37 / 12:12 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 01/11/17 / 2017-11-01 23:12:37 / November 1, 2017 @ 11:12 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bf9a. Id of event: us2000bf9a. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 437.85 km (272 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Casal di Principe, San Cipriano d’Aversa, Casapesenna. Country/countries that might be effected, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Napoli (c. 959 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Giugliano in Campania (c. 80 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Marano di Napoli (c. 49 900 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Pozzuoli (c. 45 600 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Quarto (c. 37 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Mugnano di Napoli (c. 34 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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