A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Verdikoússa in Greece on Wednesday. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:24:08 / 6:24 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/03/21 / 2021-03-03 18:24:08 / March 3, 2021 @ 6:24 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000df7z. Id of event: us7000df7z. Exact location of event, longitude 22.1287 East, latitude 39.7575 North, depth = 10 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Néoi Epivátes, Krýa Vrýsi, Epanomí. Event epicenter was 28 km (18 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Véroia (c. 44 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Kozáni (c. 36 500 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 eight, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 13 km ESE of Verdikoússa, Greece. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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