A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 125 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (78 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 25.5939° East, 33.8853° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 12:43:36 / 12:43 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70009kq7. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009kq7. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 10:43:36 / May 19, 2020 @ 10:43 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days sixty-eight and in the last 365 days seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
How would you describe the shaking?
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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 125 km S of Ierapetra, Greece.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.