A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Týrnavos in Greece on Thursday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000dfm4. Id of event: us7000dfm4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:03:09 / 8:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 22.183° East, 39.7692° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 20:03:09 / March 4, 2021 @ 8:03 pm.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Alexándreia, Epanomí, Néa Michanióna. Epicenter of the event was 25 km (16 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Véroia (c. 44 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kozáni (c. 36 500 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Kardítsa (c. 32 800 pop). Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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