A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Mouzaki in Greece. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/02/19 / 2019-02-25 17:43:19 / February 25, 2019 @ 5:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 18:43:19 / 6:43 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 20.3137° East, 37.4922° North, depth 10 km. Event id: us1000jbvx. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jbvx.
The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Zákynthos (c. 11 500 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Argostólion (c. 9 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Gastoúni (c. 8 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Gastoúni, Argostólion, Zákynthos (min 5000 pop). 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days two hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 51 km WSW of Mouzaki, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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