A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Nea Makri in Greece on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/09/19 / 2019-09-11 08:13:16 / September 11, 2019 @ 8:13 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:13:16 / 10:13 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005enk. Id of event: us70005enk. Exact location, longitude 24.0723° East, latitude 38.0837° North, depth = 10 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Thívai, Aegina, Psachná (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 33 km (21 miles) from Athens (c. 664 000 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Piraeus (c. 163 700 pop), 34 km (21 miles) from Peristéri (c. 140 000 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Kallithéa (c. 100 600 pop), 30 km (18 miles) from Acharnés (c. 99 300 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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