A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Kardamaina in Greece. The temblor was picked up at 10:52:39 / 10:52 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000gekk. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000gekk. 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 152.81 km (95 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/08/18 / 2018-08-15 08:52:39 / August 15, 2018 @ 8:52 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 27.1322° East, 36.6071° North, depth 152.81 km.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 55 km (34 miles) from Bodrum (c. 39 300 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Didim (c. 26 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Kos (c. 19 200 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Turgutreis (c. 16 500 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Datça (c. 10 100 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Kálymnos (c. 10 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Didim, Bodrum, Datça. Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
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 eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 19 km S of Kardamaina, Greece.
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