A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Lalas in Greece. Exact location, longitude 21.8369° East, latitude 37.6916° North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/07/18 / 2018-07-14 05:08:46 / July 14, 2018 @ 5:08 am. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:08:46 / 7:08 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us2000g4w4. Event ids that are associated: us2000g4w4.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kiáto, Pýlos, Spárti (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 62 km (39 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Kalamáta (c. 51 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Trípoli (c. 26 600 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Árgos (c. 22 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Aígio (c. 20 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 four, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km ESE of Lalas, Greece.
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