A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Ula in Turkey. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bt6a. Unique identifier: us2000bt6a. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/11/17 / 2017-11-22 20:22:53 / November 22, 2017 @ 8:22 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 28.6385° East, 37.0413° North. The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:22:53 / 10:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). The epicenter was 91 km (56 miles) from Denizli (c. 313 200 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Nazilli (c. 119 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Fethiye (c. 60 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Köşk, Sultanhisar, Archángelos.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km ESE of Ula, Turkey. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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