A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Mamurras in Albania. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/11/19 / 2019-11-28 10:52:42 / November 28, 2019 @ 10:52 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us70006e5g. Event ids that are associated: us70006e5g. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:52:42 / 11:52 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 19.4112 East, latitude 41.5566 North, depth = 10 km.
Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Tirana (c. 374 800 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Podgorica (c. 136 500 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Durrës (c. 122 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Elbasan (c. 100 900 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Shkodër (c. 88 200 pop), 94 km (59 miles) from Fier-Çifçi (c. 61 000 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Fier (c. 56 300 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kukës, Cetinje, Gramsh (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Albania (c. 2 987 000 pop), Montenegro (c. 667 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days seventeen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 23 km W of Mamurras, Albania. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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