A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from ?zmir in Turkey on Tuesday. 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). Exact location of earthquake, 27.272° East, 38.4586° North, depth 10 km. The temblor was reported at 15:44:09 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 09/06/20 / 2020-06-09 15:44:09 / June 9, 2020 @ 3:44 pm. Unique identifier: us6000a8l4. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000a8l4.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Néon Karlovásion, Koçarlı, Soma (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 13 km (8 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Karabağlar (c. 458 000 pop), 22 km (13 miles) from Manisa (c. 244 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Aydın (c. 163 000 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Turgutlu (c. 103 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Salihli (c. 88 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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