A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Ula in Turkey on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 28.6211° East, 37.0581° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000bu6g. Unique identifier: us2000bu6g. The temblor was reported at 23:49:16 / 11:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 24/11/17 / 2017-11-24 21:49:16 / November 24, 2017 @ 9:49 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 90 km (56 miles) from Denizli (c. 313 200 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Nazilli (c. 119 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Fethiye (c. 60 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Köşk, Buharkent, Sultanhisar (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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