A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Bodrum in Turkey on Saturday. Id of earthquake: us2000cpve. Event ids that are associated: us2000cpve. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/01/18 / 2018-01-13 21:31:15 / January 13, 2018 @ 9:31 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 27.5716° East, latitude 36.9303° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 23:31:15 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquake epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop), 80 km (49 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from Bodrum (c. 39 300 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Archángelos, Koçarlı, Söke.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 17 km SE of Bodrum, Turkey. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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