A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Verdikoússa in Greece. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 22.0425 East, latitude 39.7297 North, depth = 10 km. The temblor was detected at 18:49:49 / 6:49 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000df8a. Event ids that are associated: us7000df8a. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/03/21 / 2021-03-03 18:49:49 / March 3, 2021 @ 6:49 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Agriá, Karpenísi, (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 31 km (19 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Véroia (c. 44 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Kozáni (c. 36 500 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 8 km SE of Verdikoússa, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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