A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 98 km S of Ierápetra, Greece (61 miles) on Sunday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/10/20 / 2020-10-04 22:38:03 / October 4, 2020 @ 10:38 pm. The temblor was detected at 22:38:03 / 10:38 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000c6tm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c6tm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude 25.8768° East, latitude 34.1322° North, depth = 10 km.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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