A earthquake magnitude 6.3 (ml/mb) strikes 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Týrnavos in Greece on Wednesday. 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 10:16:10 / March 3, 2021 @ 10:16 am. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000df40. Unique identifier: us7000df40. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 22.1756 East, latitude 39.7641 North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 6.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:16:10 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Polýgyros, Oraiókastro, Árta. Nearby country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 117 km (73 miles) from Thessaloníki (c. 354 300 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 112 km (70 miles) from Kalamariá (c. 91 600 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 114 km (71 miles) from Ioánnina (c. 64 000 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 99 km (61 miles) from Lamía (c. 52 000 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop).
Earthquakes 6.0 to 6.9 may cause a lot of damage in very populated areas. There are an estimated 135 quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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