A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes Ionian Sea kilometers (0 miles) from Ionian Sea on Friday. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:43:19 / 10:43 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6.2 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/10/19 / 2019-10-11 22:43:19 / October 11, 2019 @ 10:43 pm. Event id: us70005tkd. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005tkd. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 20.8778 East, latitude 37.6805 North, depth = 6.2 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pátra, Gargaliánoi, Ovriá. The epicenter was 98 km (61 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Amaliáda (c. 19 600 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Mesolóngi (c. 12 700 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Zákynthos (c. 11 500 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Argostólion (c. 9 800 pop), 38 km (23 miles) from Gastoúni (c. 8 100 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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