A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 111 km S of Ierapetra, Greece (69 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 03:20:40 / 3:20 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 01:20:40 / May 19, 2020 @ 1:20 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000a017. Event ids that are associated: us6000a017. Exact location of earthquake, 25.5104° East, 34.0188° North, depth 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-one, in the last 10 days sixty-two, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 111 km S of Ierapetra, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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