A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Mouzaki in Greece. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 20.7144 East, latitude 37.6405 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/19 / 2019-01-25 22:53:24 / January 25, 2019 @ 10:53 pm. Unique identifier: us2000jesb. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000jesb. 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 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 00:53:24 / 12:53 am (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Zacháro, Pýrgos, Argostólion (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Amaliáda (c. 19 600 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Zákynthos (c. 11 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Argostólion (c. 9 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Gastoúni (c. 8 100 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Zacháro (c. 5 900 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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