A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Magoula in Greece. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/07/19 / 2019-07-19 11:13:16 / July 19, 2019 @ 11:13 am. Exact location of event, longitude 23.5054 East, latitude 38.1153 North, depth = 10 km. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:13:16 / 1:13 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70004nt3. Ids that are associated to the event: us70004nt3. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ámfissa, Náfplio, Árgos (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 24 km (15 miles) from Athens (c. 664 000 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Piraeus (c. 163 700 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Peristéri (c. 140 000 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Kallithéa (c. 100 600 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Acharnés (c. 99 300 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Níkaia (c. 89 400 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Glyfáda (c. 87 300 pop).
There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km NNW of Magoula, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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