A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 125 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (78 miles). Id of earthquake: us70009p27. Event ids that are associated: us70009p27. Exact location, longitude 25.5436° East, latitude 33.8855° North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was reported at 11:51:02 / 11:51 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 23/05/20 / 2020-05-23 09:51:02 / May 23, 2020 @ 9:51 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirty-nine, in the past 30 days sixty-nine and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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