A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Kamárai in Greece. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:36:07 / 3:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 22.0086° East, 38.4489° North, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/02/21 / 2021-02-17 03:36:07 / February 17, 2021 @ 3:36 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000diae. Id of event: us6000diae.
Earthquake epicenter was 33 km (20 miles) from Pátra (c. 163 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Agrínio (c. 46 900 pop), 102 km (64 miles) from Kardítsa (c. 32 800 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Kórinthos (c. 30 200 pop), 109 km (68 miles) from Trípoli (c. 26 600 pop), 99 km (62 miles) from Pýrgos (c. 22 400 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Árgos (c. 22 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Zacháro, Árgos, Trípoli (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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