A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 116 km SSE of Ierapetra, Greece (72 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/03/18 / 2018-03-31 04:53:22 / March 31, 2018 @ 4:53 am. Exact location, longitude 26.0115° East, latitude 33.9888° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 06:53:22 / 6:53 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000dvkb. Event ids that are associated: us2000dvkb.
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 two and in the last 365 days twenty 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 116 km SSE of Ierapetra, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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