A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 73 km SE of Karpathos, Greece (45 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 23:24:12 / March 26, 2018 @ 11:24 pm. The temblor was picked up at 01:24:12 / 1:24 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 36.66 km (23 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d9df. Id of event: us1000d9df. Exact location of event, depth 36.66 km, 27.7949° East, 35.0477° North.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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