A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 94 km SW of Pollica, Italy (58 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:15:19 / 9:15 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/03/18 / 2018-03-07 20:15:19 / March 7, 2018 @ 8:15 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ddvu. Id of event: us2000ddvu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 14.3774 East, latitude 39.5154 North, depth = 354.21 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 354.21 km (220 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 94 km SW of Pollica, Italy.
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