A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Korini in Greece on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 08:20:12 / March 7, 2020 @ 8:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 22.922° East, latitude 38.2579° North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 10:20:12 / 10:20 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us60008bkl. Unique identifier: us60008bkl.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Spáta, Koropí, Marathónas (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 76 km (47 miles) from Athens (c. 664 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Piraeus (c. 163 700 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Peristéri (c. 140 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Kallithéa (c. 100 600 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Acharnés (c. 99 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Níkaia (c. 89 400 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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