A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 94 km SSW of Ierapetra, Greece (58 miles). Exact location, longitude 25.5069° East, latitude 34.1778° North, depth = 5.5 km. The temblor was detected at 03:06:19 / 3:06 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 01:06:19 / May 20, 2020 @ 1:06 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us70009l9u. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009l9u. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 94 km SSW of Ierapetra, Greece.
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