A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Faliraki in Greece. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:44:56 / 6:44 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005q4l. Id of event: us70005q4l. Exact location of event, longitude 28.5875 East, latitude 36.2568 North, depth = 18.71 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/10/19 / 2019-10-03 04:44:56 / October 3, 2019 @ 4:44 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.71 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 62 km (39 miles) from Fethiye (c. 60 400 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Ródos (c. 56 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Marmaris (c. 33 700 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Ortaca (c. 19 700 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Dalaman (c. 19 300 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Sarigerme (c. 16 000 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Triánta (c. 11 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Datça, Ula, Kaş. Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop), Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 36 km ESE of Faliraki, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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