A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Durres in Albania. The temblor was picked up at 18:19:13 / 6:19 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/11/19 / 2019-11-26 17:19:13 / November 26, 2019 @ 5:19 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 19.4349 East, latitude 41.52 North, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us70006daj. Event ids that are associated: us70006daj.
Country/countries that might be effected, Albania (c. 2 987 000 pop), Macedonia (c. 2 062 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Patos Fshat, Budva, (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Tirana (c. 374 800 pop), 22 km (14 miles) from Durrës (c. 122 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Elbasan (c. 100 900 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Shkodër (c. 88 200 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Fier-Çifçi (c. 61 000 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Fier (c. 56 300 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Centar Župa (c. 45 400 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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