A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Ayios Nikolaos in Greece. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000jd86. Unique identifier: us2000jd86. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/02/19 / 2019-02-04 17:41:07 / February 4, 2019 @ 5:41 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 21.125° East, 37.6646° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:41:07 / 7:41 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). The epicenter was 84 km (52 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Amaliáda (c. 19 600 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Mesolóngi (c. 12 700 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Zákynthos (c. 11 500 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Argostólion (c. 9 800 pop), 23 km (15 miles) from Gastoúni (c. 8 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Megalópoli, Río, Pátra (min 5000 pop).
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 four, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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