A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Samos in Greece on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude 27.0016 East, latitude 37.8907 North, depth = 13.8 km. 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: 09/11/20 / 2020-11-09 20:31:01 / November 9, 2020 @ 8:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.8 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 20:31:01 / 8:31 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ccln. Id of event: us7000ccln.
Close country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Milas, Hypaepa, Köşk (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Karabağlar (c. 458 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Manisa (c. 244 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Aydın (c. 163 000 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Turgutlu (c. 103 300 pop), 39 km (24 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 15 km N of Samos, Greece.
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