A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 108 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (67 miles). The temblor was detected at 17:57:18 / 5:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 25.5391° East, 34.0489° North, depth 10 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009kxx. Id of event: us70009kxx. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 15:57:18 / May 19, 2020 @ 3:57 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-nine, in the past 30 days eighty-six and in the last 365 days ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 108 km S of Ierapetra, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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