A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Omvriaki in Greece. The epicenter was at a depth of 79.17 km (49 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:46:38 / 10:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 22.3097° East, 39.0329° North, depth 79.17 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/11/19 / 2019-11-29 20:46:38 / November 29, 2019 @ 8:46 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70006elj. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006elj.
Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Agrínio (c. 46 900 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Kardítsa (c. 32 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Néa Ionía (c. 32 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Elassóna, Kalampáka, Río (min 5000 pop).
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 seven 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. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 8 km SSE of Omvriaki, Greece.
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