A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 148 km SW of Palaiochora, Greece (92 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake was roughly 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). The temblor was picked up at 22:17:15 / 10:17 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/09/19 / 2019-09-25 20:17:15 / September 25, 2019 @ 8:17 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 22.5164° East, latitude 34.2998° North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us70005ryz. Ids that are associated to the event: us70005ryz.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 148 km SW of Palaiochora, Greece.
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