A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Témeni in Greece. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 22.1654° East, 38.3134° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event id: us7000d22g. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d22g. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 12/01/21 / 2021-01-12 22:59:48 / January 12, 2021 @ 10:59 pm. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:59:48 / 10:59 pm (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 38 km (24 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Agrínio (c. 46 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kórinthos (c. 30 200 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Trípoli (c. 26 600 pop), 91 km (56 miles) from Árgos (c. 22 200 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Amaliáda, Trípoli, Árgos (min 5000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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