A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Negreşti in Romania on Thursday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/10/20 / 2020-10-29 22:39:36 / October 29, 2020 @ 10:39 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000c7s6. Event ids that are associated: us7000c7s6. Exact location of event, longitude 27.4491 East, latitude 46.8029 North, depth = 10 km. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:39:36 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Event epicenter was 42 km (26 miles) from Iaşi (c. 318 000 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Bacău (c. 171 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Piatra Neamţ (c. 102 700 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Vaslui (c. 69 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Roman (c. 67 800 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Bârlad (c. 67 800 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Romania (c. 21 959 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Dolhasca, Storeşti, Bălţăteşti.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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