A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 104 km S of Gra Liyia, Greece (65 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700098st. Id of event: us700098st. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:21:26 / 4:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 02/05/20 / 2020-05-02 14:21:26 / May 2, 2020 @ 2:21 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 25.4783 East, latitude 34.0859 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
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 four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 104 km S of Gra Liyia, Greece.
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