A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Perachóra in Greece on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 13:02:22 / June 23, 2020 @ 1:02 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000af1m. Event ids that are associated: us7000af1m. Exact location, longitude 22.8832° East, latitude 38.1316° North, depth = 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:02:22 / 1:02 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Athens (c. 664 000 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Piraeus (c. 163 700 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Peristéri (c. 140 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Kallithéa (c. 100 600 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Acharnés (c. 99 300 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Níkaia (c. 89 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Glyfáda (c. 87 300 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Río, Kalývia Thorikoú, Náfpaktos. Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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