A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Durres in Albania. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us60006paf. Unique identifier: us60006paf. Exact location of earthquake, 19.4649° East, 41.2361° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 03:19:16 / 3:19 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 26/11/19 / 2019-11-26 02:19:16 / November 26, 2019 @ 2:19 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Shkodër, Poliçan, Vlorë (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Albania (c. 2 987 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 31 km (19 miles) from Tirana (c. 374 800 pop), 10 km (6 miles) from Durrës (c. 122 000 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Elbasan (c. 100 900 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Vlorë (c. 89 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Shkodër (c. 88 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Fier-Çifçi (c. 61 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty, in the last 10 days fourty-one, in the past 30 days fourty-two and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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