A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was reported 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Urla in Turkey on Thursday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 26.6668° East, 38.4031° North, depth 10 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aptd. Unique identifier: us7000aptd. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/07/20 / 2020-07-16 18:09:26 / July 16, 2020 @ 6:09 pm. The temblor was reported at 18:09:26 / 6:09 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 41 km (26 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Karabağlar (c. 458 000 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Manisa (c. 244 000 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Turgutlu (c. 103 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kuşadası (c. 63 200 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Bergama (c. 57 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Menemen (c. 53 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Davutlar, Bergama, Turgutlu (min 5000 pop).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 12 km NW of Urla, Turkey.
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