A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 136 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (85 miles). The temblor was picked up at 01:36:28 / 1:36 am (local time epicenter). 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, 25.5857° East, 33.7864° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Unique identifier: us70009cxt. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009cxt. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 23:36:28 / May 8, 2020 @ 11:36 pm.
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 twenty-two, in the past 30 days twenty-three and in the last 365 days thirty-two 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 136 km S of Ierapetra, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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