A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Kyparissía in Greece on Wednesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/11/20 / 2020-11-18 23:10:59 / November 18, 2020 @ 11:10 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 18.99 km (12 miles). Unique identifier: us6000cq4i. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000cq4i. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:10:59 / 11:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude 21.5959 East, latitude 37.245 North, depth = 18.99 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Kalamáta (c. 51 100 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Trípoli (c. 26 600 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Amaliáda (c. 19 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Spárti (c. 16 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Zákynthos (c. 11 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Zákynthos, Spárti, Trípoli (min 5000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-seven 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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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 6 km W of Kyparissía, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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