A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 78 kilometers (48 miles) from Tympakion in Greece on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 09:19:57 / 9:19 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/01/20 / 2020-01-19 07:19:57 / January 19, 2020 @ 7:19 am UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us60007k6u. Unique identifier: us60007k6u. The epicenter was at a depth of 55.36 km (34 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 24.3593° East, 34.4398° North, depth 55.36 km.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Moíres (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 83 km (51 miles) from Moíres (c. 6 500 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 nineteen 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.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 78 km SSW of Tympakion, Greece.
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