A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 226 km SW of Methoni, Greece (140 miles). Unique identifier: us70009m4x. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009m4x. Exact location of earthquake, 20.2689° East, 35.149° North, depth 13.55 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.55 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 23:43:17 / May 20, 2020 @ 11:43 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 00:43:17 / 12:43 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 226 km SW of Methoni, Greece.
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