A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Týrnavos in Greece. The 5.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:45:46 / 11:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.05 km (3 miles). 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 11:45:46 / March 3, 2021 @ 11:45 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000df4l. Id of event: us7000df4l. Exact location of event, depth 5.05 km, 22.2122° East, 39.713° North.
Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Krýa Vrýsi, Néa Moudhaniá, Peraía (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Véroia (c. 44 500 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kozáni (c. 36 500 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 7 km WSW of Týrnavos, Greece.
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