A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Leonidi in Greece. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:14:22 / 7:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/11/19 / 2019-11-17 17:14:22 / November 17, 2019 @ 5:14 pm UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us7000696n. Event ids that are associated: us7000696n. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 22.9992° East, 37.0526° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kórinthos, Messíni, Aegina. Event epicenter was 79 km (49 miles) from Kalamáta (c. 51 100 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Kórinthos (c. 30 200 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Trípoli (c. 26 600 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Árgos (c. 22 200 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Spárti (c. 16 200 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Náfplio (c. 14 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Aegina (c. 6 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 17 km SE of Leonidi, Greece.
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