A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Berceto in Italy on Tuesday. All ids that are associated to the event: us600054gs. Unique identifier: us600054gs. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 12:17:18 / 12:17 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/08/19 / 2019-08-13 11:17:18 / August 13, 2019 @ 11:17 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 9.8962° East, latitude 44.5254° North, depth = 10 km.
Nearby country/countries, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Genoa (c. 580 200 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Modena (c. 158 900 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Parma (c. 146 300 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Reggio nell’Emilia (c. 133 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Piacenza (c. 93 200 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from La Spezia (c. 88 500 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Lucca (c. 81 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Orzinuovi, Soncino, Arenzano (min 5000 pop).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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