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Light earthquake 4.3 mag, 11 km WNW of Týrnavos, Greece

Earthquake location 39.7739S, 22.1679WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Týrnavos in Greece. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.55 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000df98. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000df98. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/03/21 / 2021-03-03 21:00:55 / March 3, 2021 @ 9:00 pm. Exact location of event, longitude 22.1679 East, latitude 39.7739 North, depth = 9.55 km. The temblor was reported at 21:00:55 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

The epicenter was 26 km (16 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Véroia (c. 44 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Kozáni (c. 36 500 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Agriá, Véroia. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop).

Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.

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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: 11 km WNW of Týrnavos, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 22.1679° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 39.7739° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 9.55 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 11 km WNW of Týrnavos, Greece Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2021-03-03 21:00:55 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-03-03 21:27:40 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 284 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.411 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.81 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 39 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000df98 Id of event.
Event Code 7000df98 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000df98, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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