A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Marmaraereglisi in Turkey on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/09/19 / 2019-09-26 20:20:18 / September 26, 2019 @ 8:20 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:20:18 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 28.1931° East, 40.8389° North, depth 10 km. Event id: us70005lyy. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005lyy.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sultanbeyli, Mustafakemalpaşa, Manyas (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from İstanbul (c. 11 174 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Bağcılar (c. 724 300 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Üsküdar (c. 582 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Bahçelievler (c. 576 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Umraniye (c. 573 300 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Esenler (c. 520 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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