A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 105 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (65 miles). The temblor was reported at 07:14:03 / 7:14 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 25.7307° East, 34.061° North, depth 10 km. Event id: us70009hrt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009hrt. 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. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 05:14:03 / May 16, 2020 @ 5:14 am.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days fourty-seven 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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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: 105 km S of Ierapetra, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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