A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 103 km S of Ierápetra, Greece (64 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ah71. Id of event: us6000ah71. The temblor was picked up at 03:28:50 / 3:28 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was 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). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 03:28:50 / June 16, 2020 @ 3:28 am. Exact location, longitude 25.8294° East, latitude 34.0828° North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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