A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 99 km SSW of Ierapetra, Greece (62 miles). Exact location of earthquake, 25.504° East, 34.1365° North, depth 10 km. Event id: us70009n2q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009n2q. The temblor was picked up at 08:25:57 / 8:25 am (local time epicenter). 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). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 06:25:57 / May 22, 2020 @ 6:25 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days thirty-eight, in the past 30 days sixty-eight and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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