A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 78 km ESE of Karpathos, Greece (48 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:55:29 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 12:55:29 / February 11, 2020 @ 12:55 pm. Event id: us70007sfh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007sfh. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 27.96° East, 35.1463° North.
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 six, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-one and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. 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: 78 km ESE of Karpathos, Greece.
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