Light earthquake, 4.3 mag has occurred near Pýrgos in Greece


Earthquake location 34.2372S, 25.0622WA light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 85 kilometers (53 miles) from Pýrgos in Greece. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:30:28 / 10:30 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/09/20 / 2020-09-10 10:30:28 / September 10, 2020 @ 10:30 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000bkze. Unique identifier: us7000bkze. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 25.0622 East, latitude 34.2372 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).

Close country/countries, Greece (c. 11 000 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Moíres. Epicenter of the earthquake was 92 km (57 miles) from Moíres (c. 6 500 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 85 km S of Pýrgos, Greece. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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