A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km SE of Karpathos, Greece (43 miles) on Monday. Event id: us1000d99x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000d99x. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:18:33 / 10:18 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.29 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 27.7413 East, latitude 35.0366 North, depth = 10.29 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/03/18 / 2018-03-26 20:18:33 / March 26, 2018 @ 8:18 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 70 km SE of Karpathos, Greece.
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