A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 46 km SW of Folégandros, Greece (29 miles). The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:25:17 / 1:25 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 110.87 km (69 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dfh3. Unique identifier: us6000dfh3. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/02/21 / 2021-02-08 01:25:17 / February 8, 2021 @ 1:25 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude 24.6175 East, latitude 36.2864 North, depth = 110.87 km.
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 five 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. 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 46 km SW of Folégandros, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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