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Light earthquake, 4.4 mag strikes near Kokkári in Greece

Earthquake location 37.7393S, 26.7997WA light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Kokkári in Greece. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 26.7997° East, 37.7393° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cg5a. Unique identifier: us7000cg5a. Global time and date of event 12/11/20 / 2020-11-12 03:34:15 / November 12, 2020 @ 3:34 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 03:34:15 / 3:34 am (local time epicenter).

Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Vrontádos, Kemalpaşa, Aydın. Event epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from İzmir (c. 2 500 600 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Karabağlar (c. 458 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Aydın (c. 163 000 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Söke (c. 68 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Kuşadası (c. 63 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Torbalı (c. 50 300 pop). Nearby country/countries, Turkey (c. 77 804 000 pop) (That might be effected).

In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.

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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 9 km WSW of Kokkári, Greece.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 26.7997° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.7393° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 9 km WSW of Kokkári, Greece Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-11-12 03:34:15 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-07 04:19:05 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 298 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.576 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.79 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 51 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000cg5a Id of event.
Event Code 7000cg5a An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000cg5a, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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