A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 101 km S of Ierápetra, Greece (63 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000d35c. Event ids that are associated: us7000d35c. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 25.9315° East, 34.1136° North, depth 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/01/21 / 2021-01-16 08:48:17 / January 16, 2021 @ 8:48 am. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:48:17 / 8:48 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km S of Ierápetra, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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