A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 102 km SSE of Makry Gialos, Greece (63 miles). Event id: us70007k1b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007k1b. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:23:29 / 4:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude 26.2321° East, latitude 34.1488° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/01/20 / 2020-01-27 02:23:29 / January 27, 2020 @ 2:23 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 102 km SSE of Makry Gialos, Greece.
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