A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Kiriakion in Greece. Unique identifier: us2000g43n. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000g43n. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 22.727 East, latitude 38.2994 North, depth = 110.99 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:58:59 / 2:58 am (local time epicenter). 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: 09/07/18 / 2018-07-09 00:58:59 / July 9, 2018 @ 12:58 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 110.99 km (69 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Acharnés, Aigáleo, Zefyri (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 89 km (55 miles) from Piraeus (c. 163 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Peristéri (c. 140 000 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Acharnés (c. 99 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Níkaia (c. 89 400 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Ílion (c. 84 800 pop).
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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 7 km SW of Kiriakion, Greece.
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