A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Lardos in Greece. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 49.4 km (31 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/06/19 / 2019-06-07 12:21:40 / June 7, 2019 @ 12:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 28.2747° East, latitude 35.7626° North, depth = 49.4 km. Unique identifier: us70003wpv. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003wpv. The temblor was detected at 14:21:40 / 2:21 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ródos, Triánta, Faliraki (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Triánta (c. 11 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Faliraki (c. 6 000 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Afántou (c. 5 600 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Archángelos (c. 5 400 pop). Nearby 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 earthquakes 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 twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 43 km SSE of Lardos, Greece.
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