A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Kampi in Greece. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:52:24 / 9:52 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us2000izeb. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000izeb. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 31/12/18 / 2018-12-31 07:52:24 / December 31, 2018 @ 7:52 am. Exact location of event, longitude 20.9219 East, latitude 39.206 North, depth = 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kardítsa, Tríkala, Kalampáka (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Ioánnina (c. 64 000 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Agrínio (c. 46 900 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Kardítsa (c. 32 800 pop), 7 km (5 miles) from Árta (c. 19 500 pop), 31 km (20 miles) from Préveza (c. 17 300 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 2 km ESE of Kampi, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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