A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Kamárai in Greece. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 22:29:38 / January 12, 2021 @ 10:29 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000d7vx. Event ids that are associated: us6000d7vx. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 22.0337 East, latitude 38.3789 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:29:38 / 10:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kórinthos, Pýrgos, Loutráki. Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Agrínio (c. 46 900 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Kórinthos (c. 30 200 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Livadeiá (c. 21 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Aígio (c. 20 700 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days twenty-eight 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.
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