A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Strongoli in Italy. Global time and date of event 15/10/19 / 2019-10-15 11:54:53 / October 15, 2019 @ 11:54 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 17.0694 East, latitude 39.2769 North, depth = 10 km. Id of earthquake: us70005ub2. Event ids that are associated: us70005ub2. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:54:53 / 12:54 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
The epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Catanzaro (c. 79 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Lamezia Terme (c. 70 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Cosenza (c. 63 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Nicastro-Sambiase (c. 55 700 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Crotone (c. 48 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Rossano Stazione (c. 23 800 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Quattromiglia (c. 22 900 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pizzo, Castrovillari, Paola (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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