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M 4.5 in Greece on 21 Sep 2014 00:43 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.5M
  • Depth: 15.6 Km
  • Event Date: 21 Sep 2014 00:43 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 1076900 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 21 Sep 2014 01:17 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: 17F02890 (noaigid) (emscid)

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5.3-Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Western Greece
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 21:39:00 +0200   irishsun (en)

An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Western Greece on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was in the region of the town of Nafpaktos and it occurred at a depth of 20 kilometers, ...

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