A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Patitirion in Greece. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.43 km (8 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000d54h. Event ids that are associated: us2000d54h. The temblor was detected at 05:52:54 / 5:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 23.8622° East, latitude 39.3193° North, depth = 12.43 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/02/18 / 2018-02-20 03:52:54 / February 20, 2018 @ 3:52 am.
Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Néa Artáki, Néa Ankhíalos, Psachná. Earthquake epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Néa Ionía (c. 32 700 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Néa Artáki (c. 9 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Néa Ankhíalos (c. 5 900 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Psachná (c. 5 800 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Agriá (c. 5 500 pop).
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 six 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 18 km N of Patitirion, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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