A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Karyes in Greece. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000c1xq. Event ids that are associated: us6000c1xq. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:58:02 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 27/09/20 / 2020-09-27 12:58:02 / September 27, 2020 @ 12:58 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 24.3966° East, 40.0191° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Néa Moudhaniá, Polýgyros, Mýrina. Country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop). Event epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Polýgyros (c. 10 000 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Néa Moudhaniá (c. 9 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Mýrina (c. 5 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Karyes (c. 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 29 km SSE of Karyes, Greece.
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