A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Fry in Greece on Wednesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000dkn0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dkn0. The temblor was picked up at 10:51:53 / 10:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 14.69 km (9 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/02/21 / 2021-02-24 10:51:53 / February 24, 2021 @ 10:51 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 26.6286 East, latitude 35.5327 North, depth = 14.69 km.
Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ágios Nikólaos, Siteía (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 91 km (57 miles) from Ágios Nikólaos (c. 10 800 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Siteía (c. 8 700 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 29 km WNW of Fry, Greece.
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