A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 198 km S of Makry Gialos, Greece (123 miles). 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: 10/09/18 / 2018-09-10 16:14:44 / September 10, 2018 @ 4:14 pm. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:14:44 / 6:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 26.3199 East, latitude 33.272 North, depth = 6.77 km. Unique identifier: us2000hgrt. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000hgrt. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.77 km (4 miles).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
How would you describe the shaking?
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: 198 km S of Makry Gialos, Greece.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.