A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Ula in Turkey on Tuesday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/07/18 / 2018-07-02 23:25:30 / July 2, 2018 @ 11:25 pm. Exact location, longitude 28.2683° East, latitude 37.108° North, depth = 7.17 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.17 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:25:30 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000fyd0. Event ids that are associated: us2000fyd0.
Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Aydın (c. 163 000 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Nazilli (c. 119 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Fethiye (c. 60 400 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Muğla (c. 48 200 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Milas (c. 43 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fethiye, Acarlar, Kuyucak (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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