A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 101 km SSE of Ierápetra, Greece (63 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 38.48 km (24 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:15:57 / 3:15 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000c14p. Unique identifier: us6000c14p. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 25.9871 East, latitude 34.1227 North, depth = 38.48 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/09/20 / 2020-09-21 15:15:57 / September 21, 2020 @ 3:15 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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. 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: 101 km SSE of Ierápetra, Greece.
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