A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Akhisar in Turkey on Tuesday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/02/20 / 2020-02-04 16:47:11 / February 4, 2020 @ 4:47 pm. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:47:11 / 6:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 27.9425° East, 39.0063° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007phg. Unique identifier: us60007phg. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 96 km (60 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Manisa (c. 244 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Balıkesir (c. 238 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Turgutlu (c. 103 300 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Salihli (c. 88 900 pop), 13 km (8 miles) from Akhisar (c. 84 700 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Hypaepa (c. 67 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was İzmir, Havran, Bayındır (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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