A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 2 kilometers (1 miles) from Verdikoússa in Greece on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 04/03/21 / 2021-03-04 19:31:32 / March 4, 2021 @ 7:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 21.9984° East, 39.7934° North, depth 10 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:31:32 / 7:31 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000dhtm. Event ids that are associated: us7000dhtm.
Event epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Lárisa (c. 128 800 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Vólos (c. 84 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Kateríni (c. 53 300 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Tríkala (c. 49 800 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Véroia (c. 44 500 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Kozáni (c. 36 500 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Kardítsa (c. 32 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Árgos Orestikó, Almyrós, Vólos. Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventeen, in the last 10 days twenty-six, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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