A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 98 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (61 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us70009dng. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009dng. The temblor was detected at 12:02:52 / 12:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 10:02:52 / May 10, 2020 @ 10:02 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 24.08 km (15 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 25.8622 East, latitude 34.1291 North, depth = 24.08 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-four, in the last 10 days eighty, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days ninety-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 98 km S of Ierapetra, Greece.
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