A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 90 km S of Pýrgos, Greece (56 miles). Event id: us6000caij. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000caij. The temblor was reported at 06:48:44 / 6:48 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/10/20 / 2020-10-21 06:48:44 / October 21, 2020 @ 6:48 am. The earthquake occurred 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). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 25.1843 East, latitude 34.1895 North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four 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.
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