A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, Greece kilometers (0 miles) from Greece. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 20.4065 East, latitude 38.4356 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/07/19 / 2019-07-09 03:49:10 / July 9, 2019 @ 3:49 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us70004fgt. Unique identifier: us70004fgt. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 03:49:10 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Préveza, Lefkáda, Argostólion (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (40 miles) from Préveza (c. 17 300 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Argostólion (c. 9 800 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Lefkáda (c. 8 700 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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