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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - SOUTHERN GREECE on Friday, 29 August 2014

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - SOUTHERN GREECE on Friday, 29 August 2014

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - SOUTHERN GREECE on Friday, 29 August 2014
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 80.0 to 95.0 km.
Date & time: Fri, 29 Aug 03:45:06 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 95.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.67°N / 23.68°E
Nearest volcano: Milos (72 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 29 Aug
Fri, 29 Aug 03:45 UTCM 5.7 / 85 kmSouthern Greece[Map]GFZ
Fri, 29 Aug 03:45 UTCM 5.6 / 91.9 km60km W of Adamas, Greece[Map]USGS
Fri, 29 Aug 03:45 UTCM 5.7 / 97.2 km57 Km ENE from Neapoli Voion[Map]NOA_HL

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Swindon / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woken up by bed shaking from side to side and cupboard doors banging opening and closing. Was on holiday
agia marina crete to / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): Well this was actually the morning of our wedding staying in agia marina crete near chania, woke up about 4/5am bed actually shaking violently,doors sliding open,whole building felt like it was shaking and I couldn't keep my balance standing, first earthquake experience scary but eventful
Mirtilos Studios - Apartments in Kissamos (126.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kalives/Crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Chania crete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
pagrati (144.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was sleeping when the bed started to move pretty hard. My sleep is usually very deep so I don't hear noises, people talking etc and that's why I got really scared when I felt the moving..
Hersonissos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Analipsi Crete / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): On holiday , shaking felt by friends with us whilst in their bed
PERA TRIOVASALOS on MILOS / MMI IV (Light shaking): I slept as tourist in PERA TRIOVASALOS on the Island of MILOS. Suddenly I waked up by a permanent shaking. It felt like 10-15 seconds.
Skaleta, Crete / MMI III (Weak shaking): We woke up couse our bed was shaking.
Streatham, London (205.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was in Platanias, Crete - I was awoken by the bed shaking quite violently, the whole room was shaking too - I thought I was dreaming I have never experienced anything like this before!
Sapounakeika, 97 km far from Quake (96.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 15 seconds rattling windows and glassware. The dog was frightened and run outside
chania crete (10275.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): definitely felt this quake in our "boutique" hotel with a staircase like a winding road to the third floor. I think everyone got out of the hotel barely dressed!
Nafplion Greece (126.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): More of a strong jolt than shaking. Woke two of us up, but very short duration. Felt as if something had fallen on te roof.
Kato doratso / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hydra / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Perivolos Santorini / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was a windy morning but this was so much more than wind it felt the bed was shaking and the room and lasted about 30 seconds
Platanias, Crete, Greece / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I woke up as my bed were shaking. The doors on the closet and the mirror on the wall were shaking and making a noise.
Agia Marina Chania / MMI IV (Light shaking): My partner woke up alarmed and woke me up. We both jumped out of bed and stood by the bearing wall of our hotel room.
Tolo, Greece (119 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We're about 120Km from the quake and it woke us up by rattling the plates on the bedroom wall at 0645 local time. At about 1730 on the beach we also had a series of small waves (gives a wave speed of about 11km/h.
Mriehel, Birkirkara (833.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It was about 5.40am on Fri. 29th August 2014 when I was woken up in my 2nd floor flat by a tremor which shook my bed vigorously.The tremor lasted about 10/15 secs. Quite surprised to experience this in Malta as well as noting later that the epicentre was actually in Greece!
agii apostolii / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed and furniture moved. It woke me up. Daughter in next room shaken out of bed.
Rathimnon, Crete / MMI III (Weak shaking): empty hangs in the wardrobe were shaking
Piskopiano / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
agia marina, crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was awaken before 7.00 local time due to shaking bed.
Chania (131.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
paleochora, Crete (159.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Windows rattled, persons sleeping were obviously shaken, felt ground moving
Chania / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
agii Apostoli Chania / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Quite alarming it shook us awake the doors and windows rattling and the light fitting swinging. Our beds were really shaking.
Chania / MMI VI (Strong shaking): i woke up and then i thought my leg was shaking .. after 5 seconds i understood in was an eartquake and it was really scary. The whole bed was moving..
Perivolos santorini / MMI III (Weak shaking): In bed 7-8am . This shake woke me up. Low level rumbling like train passing under a building
Platanias Crete (2678.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hersonissos (213.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kampani (130.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Light shaking. Sliding wardrobe doors rattled.
Kolimvari / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
crete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Galatas, crete / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Piskopiano / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Messini / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was woken at around 06 45 becUse I felt the bed shaking. Some tubes of cream toppled over in the bathroom.
Agia Marina, Crete / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Got woke up just before 7 am, closets at my hotel shook pretty agressively.
Chania, Crete / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Woke up feeling some shaking , followed up by more acute swerving that lasted about 10 seconds. My husband is a heavy sleeper but also woke up when crockery started rattling.
Almyrida / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
kreta Chersonissos / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Athens (143.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I felt it at the night in Golden Age hotel in Athens. I thought my friend trying to wake shaking the bad. Bu t I saw he was sleeping. It was my first earthquake and I survived.
Agia apostoli / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): It wad pretty scary. We are from DK and have never experienced an earthquake before. The closet and bed shaked and we all woak up.
Santorini, Greece (163.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken up by our hotel room shaking early in the morning.
Kolymvari, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was woken up by the bed, furniture and objects in the room shaking.
Gournes / MMI IV (Light shaking)
georgiopolis / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chania, Crete (131.9 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): no experience
Platanias, Greece (129.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Pankrati, Athens / not felt
Co Meath, Ireland / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Hersonissos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Chorafakia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was moving in a moderate way.
Heraklion (202.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Skaleta Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kato Stalos (130.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke up 6:45, a lot of noise, it was like someone strong was very much shaking me. Bed moved. Approx. 15 seconds
Astratigos Crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Our 3 story house began to shake.At first it sounded like pipes were going to break and he metal stairs were rattling loudly, but we quickly realized it must have been an earthquake after we surveyed the house. It lasted for about 10 secs.
stavromenos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up and the bed was shaking. Light rumbling was heard.
kalives / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Woke up by it , 5 seconds vib at 3.47am
Nippos / MMI IX (Violent shaking): At 6.45 my baby of 2 and I were both wokend up and wondered what was happenning and why the bed was shaking. My husband was sound asleep and did not notice anything though.
Analipsis / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Gerani / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Sitting on a chair, and it befandt to Shake under me, for about 40 sec.
Gzira (827.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chania / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up and felt it for another 5secs, felt like inside a train changing tracks. Men and dogs remained calm. Went to sleep again and missed the quake 45mins later.
near from heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chania / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): 10 sec vibrating time
Ammoudara, Heraklion (146.2 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): We suddenly woke up as the bed was shaking and then panicked a little as the whole building was still shaking for more than 30 seconds. Strong noises from the neighbours'furniture. Many people got outside in the street
Santorini Greece / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Platanias / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Never experience this before :-)
Grecotel Marine Palace / MMI IV (Light shaking): We woke up around 7 am by vibrations that felt like many Heavy trucks were passing by. Lasted for at least 20 s. Our thoughts: How long would a Tsunami need to reach crete? Now, 4.5h later the see is calm.
cairo, Egypt / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alexandria, Egypt / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Krousonas / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Ended at 06:47, First about 30-60seconds pretty rough shaking, you stand as on a small boat while heavy sea. Followed by a few minutes of light shaking.
Platanias (129.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Aufgewacht durch horizontales schütteln der betten. Vibrationen des hotelzimmers als ob ein zugabteil bei einer vollbremsung des Zuges sich schüttelt. Sofort gedacht das es sich um ein Erdbeben handeln könnte. Aber nach ca. 20 sec. War es vorbei
Daratos, chania / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Was woken by shaking, as were all the family. Doors banged and entire villa shook.
Kokkini Hani / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Woke me up from sleeping. My girlfriend asked me what's going on and my first thought was "Earthquake", though I never had one before
Agia pelagia / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Chania / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rethymno / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting on the table with my coffe, the cup was shaking and making noise on the table, lamps were swinging, the building was shaking. My husband woke up and came out to check if our son and I were okay.
Kambani, Akrotiri, Crete (189.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Melana Kissakas / MMI IV (Light shaking): Réveillés par un grondement sourd. Nous avons senti notre lit bougé approximativement pendant 10 secondes.
Kalamaki (131.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hydra / MMI IV (Light shaking): I thought it was a train going by, but my partner really noticed it and went to investigate. She reported strong winds, and they're still strong now.
Mílos plaka / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rethymno / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Hersonissos / MMI IX (Violent shaking): We were on the 3rd floor of a hotel in Hersonissos, Crete.
Bali crete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rafina (153 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): It was a weak shaking. The glass door confirmed the tremor as it was rattling.
Rhythmna Crete / MMI II (Very weak shaking): We are from UK on holiday staying on second floor of hotel. Woke at 6:45 local time to building shaking and furniture rattling. Felt another tremor three minutes later.
kokkini-hani (206.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kalamta / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Folegandros / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Near Spili, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Strong side-to-side motion, like being on an airbed at sea
Chania (132 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): In bed whilst bed was shaking & cupboards rattled
Athens old centre near Plaka and Kolonaki / MMI II (Very weak shaking): It woke me up in my bed in a 5th floor flat, so I checked to ensure I wasn't dreaming. It felt like it lasted about 30 seconds once I was aware of it; I didn't check the time but it wasn't fully dark outside. I found this website and your report matches the experience.
Chania (131.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The building shock significantly
chania, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Got woken up with vibrations that intensified and lasted about 30 seconds. Stepped outside and a few others were doing the same. Nothing moved inside so not too bad.
chania, Crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Got woken up with vibrations that intensified and lasted about 30 seconds. Stepped outside and a few others were doing the same. Nothing moved inside so not too bad.
chania, Crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Got woken up with vibrations that intensified and lasted about 30 seconds. Stepped outside and a few others were doing the same. Nothing moved inside so not too bad.
Chania (131.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Awoken by quake. On holiday from uk
vrisses / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Gerani, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): First earthquake I've ever experienced. I woke up from the shattering. It felt like my bed was wobbling.
Kato Stalos, Crete (131 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The house was shakening and glasses and dors was rattling.
Spetses / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We were all woken in our house in Spetses Old Harbour. Terracotta roof tiles rattled very loudly, and the house shook. As others have reported, there were two shocks a couple of minutes apart. First earthquake we have experienced here - it took us a while to get back to sleep! Checking now for any damage.
Heraklio / MMI IV (Light shaking)
spetses / MMI IV (Light shaking): we were woken around 6.45am local time to furniture shaking gently and the building squeaking/making some peculiar sounds.
Crete,Kissamos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed shaking
rethymno / MMI IV (Light shaking)
rethymno / MMI IV (Light shaking)
portoheli (86.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Athens / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Vamos Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): The shaking woke me up, the whole bed was vibrating , the wires outside the window were moving all over the place
Kolymvari (126.2 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
kato stalis, chania, crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We are a family of 3 on holiday in Crete, we were all awoken at 6:45 local time by the whole room rumbling, the refrigerator was shaking as the rumbling intensified, we all immediately jumped out of bed as the rumbling continued, it stopped and then we felt 1 aftershock about 3 minutes later. We were very alarmed at the time as staying on a top floor of a hotel on a cliffside but are now happy to be safe & able to share our experience
Athens, kifissia / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Spetses / MMI IV (Light shaking): We felt it. It woke us up.
Perama Crete / MMI III (Weak shaking): It woke us up we had never experienced an earthquake before.
Chania , Kalamaki (131.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Stoupa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
petalidi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Duration of about 10 seconds. Not the largest I have experienced but sufficient to waken me and my wife.
Rethymnon, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Got awoken from sleep by light shaking somewhat similar (albeit a little stronger) to how one feels in a moving train. Windows and doors were rattling
amadoura crete / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke up to the bed shaking for 20 seconds. Almost like in a ghost movie. First experience with tremors!
amadoura crete / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke up to the bed shaking for 20 seconds. Almost like in a ghost movie. First expedience with tremors!
Panormo / MMI III (Weak shaking)
a. epidavros / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
rethymno / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Chania, crete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Aegina (123.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Gentle shaking woke me up -I was in bed.
Atra apartment Kato Daratso / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Platanias (129.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Chania / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kinetta, Athens, Greece. / MMI IV (Light shaking): The wall creaked, the light fittings shook and the display cabinet glass shook slightly. It had duration.
Rethimnon, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Stalos/Kreta / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed are shaking, so i woke up./Bin vom Bettrütteln erwacht.
KEFALAS - WESTERN CRETE (132.1 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke to the whole house shaking, which lasted about 30 seconds. Felt much stronger than 5.8 and perhaps the strongest earthquake we have experienced in the 5 yrs that we have lived here.
Sternes, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was about 0645 and I was driving to work. I stopped at a corner and the car was rocking slightly.
Chania (132.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Crete iraklio (194.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Crete iraklio (194.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Paleochora, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken by loose cupboard doors rattling. Continued for 15-20 seconds after I woke.
Georgiopolis / MMI III (Weak shaking): I woke up and my bed and the closet are shaking
Kalives (141.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
kalyves, chania, crete / MMI IX (Violent shaking): On holiday from England, never felt earth tremor before. It woke us both in bed, it felt like being on a boat at sea, doors banging, my partner thought it was a ghost lasted about 30secs
Agia Marina, Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up by shaking doors, lamps etc. It took too long to fall asleep again
athens / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Apikia Andros Greece / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Georgioupolis / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kalives / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed in our hotel and my partner was outside on the balcony. At first I thought there was a trolley going past our room because of the noise and I thought the floor was vibrating from it but then the bed starting shaking and the room partition also rattled! I ran out to my partner on the balcony and he had felt nothing!
Kolonaki (145.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I thought i was just dreaming but i feel vibrations in my bed. I toss and turn thinking maybe it was just my body. I looked at some objects that could have been moved but it was just the vibration in my bed so i know there was an earthquake but Thank God! Not that strong.
Nea Kios / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Crete (170.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Vouliagmeni, Athens, Greece (127.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chania / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up in my hotel, bed was shaking from side to side. Too long to keep calm
DIAKOPTO (211 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was woken up. Continuous shaking for 5 - 10 seconds
Near Platinias Crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke us up....seemed to shake for a long time...cups on hooks all swinging for minutes afterwards!!!
Platanias / MMI IV (Light shaking): At 06.30 o clock woke up in bed because of light shaking.
Rethymnon (162.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed was shaking.
milos, adamas (68.7 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): awaken. moderate vibrating but enough to feel entire room shaking.
Agia Pelagia , Kreta / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Wir sind durch das rütteln aufgewacht. Hat ca 2-3 Sekunden gedauert.
Nea Makri Greece (159.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It felt first a little easier but it woke me up. Then, a few seconds another shaking begin, stronger. The hour was around 6.30 AM
aglia pilaglia creete 2nd floor / MMI III (Weak shaking): I m from germany this was the third earthquake i feel :O
chania, crete / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Everybody woke up, checked the surrounding and the neighbours. Wie fehlt the earthquake at 03:55 GMT
Platanias, chania, creta / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Bed shaking a lot!!!!
Rethymno Crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up during light sleep. Thought my wife turned in bed but it was the earthquake. Door was shaking.
Athens (150.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Crete / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Heraklion / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Athens / MMI II (Very weak shaking): 4th floor of a hotel near Athens airport. Felt bed mildly shake for about 25 seconds.
Hersonissos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chania / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
portoheli / MMI IV (Light shaking): on third level of small apartment building: rumbling vibration and some noise generated by loose things from outside balconies. First felt earthquake experience.
koymbari / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Sparta, Peleponnes / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rethimno, Crete (161.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We are on holiday and woke up because of the shaking.
Nikaia/ Piraeus / MMI III (Weak shaking)
platanias / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Pano Stalos, Crete (146.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt only a shakng of the bed,,,, 5-8 seconds
Chains, Greece / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Quick side to side shaking, probably 30 seconds long. No furniture moved, nothing fell from shelves.
Athens, Greece / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kreta, Kalidonia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Voula Athens / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Rattled the tea cups , strong shaking
Heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking)
KAMINIA (142.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Vouliagmeni, Athens / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Voula (129.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Iraklio / MMI V (Moderate shaking): First i thought it was part ofva dream when i felt the house shake around 6:45 local time in our penthouse apartment on the fifth floor. When i woke up my wife had already brought the kids on the terrace
Platanias / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Athens / MMI III (Weak shaking)
analipsi, crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Very light shaking but it was enough to wake us up.
Porto Assini / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
rethymno (164.2 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
poros island / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ELLINIKO,ATHENS,GREECED (147 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): START OFF MILD AND THEN ACCENTUATED
SARONIDA (121.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Chania, Greece / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kreta / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Shaking for 40 seconds
rethymno, crete / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up! Bed shook, no power in flat but modem from next door still working so mains electric ok.
Plakias / MMI III (Weak shaking)
crete agia pelagia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Zebbug, Malta (831.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Chania / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Maleme / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt it.. Bed was shaking and pictures
Spetses (80 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Just felt the bed move never felt an earthquake before time was around 6.45 local Greek time. No building disturbance Visiting from Australia
Athens / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Hydra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santorini / MMI IV (Light shaking): It lasted for a while. at least 10 seconds.
Spetses / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Athens (149.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Was very quiet afterwards, it was early morning so thats not unusual but it just felt silent for the few seconds afterwards. I am very sensitive as i hate them so much and even though the 1 on the 29/8 was the biggest, i felt the others smaller ones , but no one believed me. (via EMSC)
Plakias (Greece) (176 km S from epicenter)(no details): Our bed shook quite a bit, it was enough to wake my husband and myself. It lasted for about 30 seconds. We were not frightened,more amazed as it was out first experience of an earthquake. (via EMSC)
Karefiliana (Greece) (131 km S from epicenter)(no details): Sbatteva leggermente l'anta di un armadio (via EMSC)
Agia Marina (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): This is the first time I've ever felt an earthquake. The bed started shaking and you hear items moving around. It wasn't too concerned as I had been told earlier there are earthquakes in Crete. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The trambling was for about 10 to 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I was awake but in bed, i wouldn't normally get out of bed, but this was strong but went on for a long time, so long in fact that I headed for the door. I am on the 3rd floor and have since noticed a crack in my wall, I am hoping it is cosmetic rather than structural. (via EMSC)
Paleo Faliro (Greece) (139 km N from epicenter)(no details): Αισθητή ταλάντωση που κράτησε για κάμποσα δευτερόλεπτα, ελαφρύ τρίξιμο (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was very strong..i was sleeping and it was like going a walk..my bed has replaced enough.. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): κράτησε περίπου 10-12 δευτερόλεπτα, ξύπνησα με το πρώτο κούνημα και κυρίως από το θόρυβο των επίπλων αλλά και ένα διάχυτο βουητό, μέτριας έντασης αλλά αρκετά αισθητό (via EMSC)
Chania (Greece) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): We heard a loud rumble just before the house shook . (via EMSC)
Meskla (Greece) (143 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was only the wardrobe door rattling that woke me up. (via EMSC)
Peloponnese (Greece) (140 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke up to feel bed shaking, also my husband. seemed to start slowly then more intense, the cat ran scared on to the balcony. thought it was over and then felt the aftershock ,a low trembling of the bed . cat has taken time to settle very scared of being inside. (via EMSC)
Epidavros (Greece) (116 km NW from epicenter)(no details): we were sleeping - apartment in the middle of epidavros port. strong vibrations (the apartment is on stilts) with a few cupboards and drawers opening, and windows rattling. lots of the neighbours also got up. it was a beautiful sunrise and the sea seems a little more choppy than usual this morning. (via EMSC)
Kokkini Chani (Greece) (206 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was about 6.am Greek time - I notice that there have been a couple of quakes South of Athens and one in Turkey. I'd be interested to know which one would I have felt? (via EMSC)
Peristeri (Greece) (149 km N from epicenter)(no details): I felt it closer than it was... (via EMSC)
Platanias (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke up from the bed shaking. Lasted about 20 seconds. Shaking led to waves in the swimming pool.no after shake felt. (via EMSC)
Nea Ionia (Greece) (152 km N from epicenter)(no details): It lasted long. I was ready to run outside if it continued. (via EMSC)
Almyrida (Greece) (143 km S from epicenter)(no details): Cela m'a réveillée. Je me suis levée, mise sous la porte, ai entendu mon mobile teinter, vibrer et bouger au plafond. (via EMSC)
Keratea (Greece) (129 km N from epicenter)(no details): Before feeling the earthquake I first heard a noise like the one made by a heavy truck passing, a deep vibratory sound, which was what got my attention from the first place as our location is not urban and there are no trucks passing by. Immediately after that there was the swaying of the quake and the noise made sense. (via EMSC)
Pantanassa (Greece) (191 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It woke my wife up, who woke me up... First time I felt an earthquake. Shaking side ways. Impressive! (via EMSC)
Rethimnon (Greece) (162 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Our previously feral cat would not stay inside, but ran outside and was fed there (via EMSC)
Korinthos (Greece) (156 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was a rather strong quake, or at least jelt as such, but not to the point of really alarming us The shaking was felt and it was stong enough. My cats were frightened and hid. Ther was o noise coming from furniture and shaking things in the house (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Διήρκησε λίγο αλλά ήταν αισθητό ένα τρέμουλο με ένα υπόκωφο βουητό. Έχω ευαισθησία στους σεισμούς και τους νιώθω εύκολα αλλά τα υπόλοιπα άτομα στο σπίτι δεν τον ένιωσαν καν. (via EMSC)
Chania (Greece) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): We were in bed this morning about 6.40am and felt the bed shaking roughly side to side. Lasted about 30secs. (via EMSC)
Argostolion (Greece) (328 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Here in Argostolion/Kefalonia: Just I felt the very slight movement, without noise. (via EMSC)
Zakinthos (Greece) (276 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Η δόνηση έγινε αισθητή και στη Ζάκυνθο!  (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): It was really different this time. No swinging of lamps just the rattling of the glass pane door. (via EMSC)
Sliema (Malta) (828 km W from epicenter)(no details): Woke me in night/early morning..tremor only (via EMSC)
Neapoli (Greece) (447 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ελαφρά αισθητός. Ωστόσο, καταλάβαινα ότι είναι σεισμός. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (189 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The bed moved from its place (via EMSC)
Petalidi (Greece) (160 km W from epicenter)(no details): Duration of about 10 seconds. By no means the strongest earthquake I have experienced but sufficient to waken me. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Παρατήρησα πως τα μυρμήγκια που έχουν εμφανιστεί στο σπίτι μου ήταν εξαφανισμένα. Δεν έκαναν το συνηθισμένο τους δρομολόγιο/δουλειά. (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up (via EMSC)
Platanias (Greece) (129 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke up because the refrigerator in the hotel room shaked more than usual for maybe ten seconds. It sounded like everything in it shaked. I looked at my watch and remembered the time. (via EMSC)
Kolymvari (Greece) (126 km S from epicenter)(no details): Vaknade upp från sängen och alla gick ut på sina balkonger och undrade. Skakningarna varade i flera sekunder. (via EMSC)
Ragusa (Italy) (799 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping and was awaken, probably by the moving bed, I am 4th floor from the road, and about 8 from base of building... I was afraid, then on line read the eq was distant, even if followed by another lighter... however a touch of some sure fear... (via EMSC)
(Greece) (197 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mild sway, but woke us up (via EMSC)
Georgioupoli (Greece) (154 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woken up with the bedroom moving all around. Took a moment to work out what was going on. (via EMSC)
Chalandri (Greece) (150 km N from epicenter)(no details): I felt the earthquake and one of my P-wave earthquake detectors sounded its alarm too. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Strong...my bed shake rock n roll! (via EMSC)
Kalamata (Greece) (146 km W from epicenter)(no details): It felt like a weak quake but seemed to last for quite some time. (via EMSC)
Agia Marina (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lamp swinging in roof, waves in the hotell pool (via EMSC)
Palaia Epidavros (Greece) (117 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping and the bed moved a litle that woke me up. The second time I though it was an earthquake so I run outside. (via EMSC)
St Paul's Bay (Malta) (837 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was strong enough that it woke me up. Not sure what woke me - noise or a strong shock, but the shaking continued for at least 30 seconds. Was surprised to discover that the epicentre was actually in Greece, over 500 miles away. It must have been extremely strong there! (via EMSC)
St Julian's (Malta) (829 km W from epicenter)(no details): Well felt on the 11th floor in malta. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Motion felt: trembling and then swaying (via EMSC)
Kokkini Chani (Greece) (206 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strong and long. Seemed like 2 earthquakes in a row after a short pauce.I have a large mirror hanging from the wall which made a lot of noice!I thought it would brake! (via EMSC)
Knosos (Greece) (202 km SE from epicenter)(no details): 15-20`` ένιωσα τον σεισμό καθώς έπινα τον καφέ μου έξω στην αυλή . Λίγο ανησύχησα ... (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): it seemed to last a long time. i didn't wake up from the shake but from the rattling of my sewing machine (via EMSC)
Egaleo (Greece) (147 km N from epicenter)(no details): What a waking up! I still have trouble sleeping after this! It had no sound, but the shaking was intense. After the 1st one there was a small pause before the next one started. Was it scary! (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): We felt it in the bedroom , from the 8th floor of our hotel in Athens, some seconds (via EMSC)
Nea Smirni (Greece) (141 km N from epicenter)(no details): Η κατεύθυνση του σεισμού ήταν Β-Ν γιατί τέτοια ήταν η ταλάντωση (via EMSC)
Porto Rafti (Greece) (137 km N from epicenter)(no details): Wake us up, strong shake but the furniture all in place. No damages.  (via EMSC)
Agia Marina (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): My first quake ever!! Woke up by the bed shaking, looked out and saw small "ripples" in the hotel pool. (via EMSC)
Tolo (Greece) (119 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Awaken by the first shake at the second floor we saw the chandelier dangling and the furniture clearly shaking. It lasted quite long as we could wake up and realize what was happening. (via EMSC)
Sérifos (Greece) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Μόλις αντιληπτή (via EMSC)
Swieqi (Malta) (830 km W from epicenter)(no details): there was that very faint sound when a masonary building slightly moves (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Heraklion here, third floor apartment in the very center. Was sleeping deeply whens I started to have the feeling I was shacking and rolling on the bed, windows were also making rattling noise. Did wake up but it was over and I thought was just a dream and i did overdo with Vodka past night... (via EMSC)
Helwan (Egypt) (1039 km SE from epicenter)(no details): my bed moved in E-W direction for about 5 second (via EMSC)
Cairo (Egypt) (1016 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Two Times shaking at 6:45 cairo local time (via EMSC)
Mosta (Malta) (836 km W from epicenter)(no details): The tremor felt unusually strong and shallow/superficial - almost like it was the bed which was being lightly shaken, and not the ground (via EMSC)
Paola (Malta) (829 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was felt in Malta - quite strong. It lasted for about 30 seconds. (via EMSC)
Sigonella (Italy) (784 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was laying in bed and a rumble back and forth took place making the bed shake and a rumble noise was heard. I thought it may be related to Mt Etna which I am very near. I went on line and found a 5.8 earthquake just over in Crete took place. (via EMSC)
Nardò (Italy) (629 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Long wave first time (5.50) then a second shorter. Vibrating glasses (via EMSC)
Xiropotamos (Greece) (503 km N from epicenter)(no details): Really really strong here in crete luckily big depth (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Please make your android app with notification in some min. Thank you. (via EMSC)
Pelekita (Greece) (208 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Doors and lights moved enough to get us out of bed but stopped before we could get out the house! (via EMSC)
(Greece) (202 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up me, It lasted 5 seconds (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Weak trembling motion woke me up, followed by a sudden jolt with crockery rattling. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): p-wave kept on after s-wave ended, felt like a second eq was comming (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (196 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strong but short.  Horizontal movement.  (via EMSC)
Xeropotamos (Greece) (196 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Really strong.. Luckily deep enough (via EMSC)
Gazi (Greece) (194 km SE from epicenter)(no details): First shaking then ratteling, then shaking again. Was feeling it for quite a long time. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (188 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up and the bed was shaking. Did not feel the 4.8 aftershock. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (188 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke my sister and I up, wardrobe doors swung open and a few draws have also opened an inch or two, lasted about 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Apikia (Greece) (170 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I had awaken a few minutes before and was still lying down when I felt the quake. (via EMSC)
Rethimnon (Greece) (162 km SE from epicenter)(no details): my front door was rattling loudly and i thought it was one of my outside cats throwing himself against it to get his breakfast. the only other effect was how the water in plastic bottles was being vibrated. (via EMSC)
Nea Erythraia (Greece) (159 km N from epicenter)(no details): Lasted around 20-30 secs. Strongest quake I felt in over a year (via EMSC)
Loutraki (Greece) (158 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke everybody up. Duration was very long. (via EMSC)
Ano Liosia (Greece) (157 km N from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. (via EMSC)
Chalandri (Greece) (151 km N from epicenter)(no details): Μας ξύπνησε αρκετά δυνατός. Κουνησε προσ όλες τις κατευθύνσεις.... (via EMSC)
Chalandri (Greece) (151 km N from epicenter)(no details): I couldn't figure out why my bed was shaking... (via EMSC)
Peristeri (Greece) (149 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Η ταλάντωση ήταν υψηλής συχνότητας σε σχέση με άλλους σεισμούς που έχω βιώσει. (via EMSC)
Kalamata (Greece) (148 km W from epicenter)(no details): Δυνατός με διάρκεια (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Στην αρχή ηταν ήπιο το κούνημα, για 8 δεύτερα περιπου και ξαφνικά εγινε αισθητά πιο έντονο για 10-12 δευτερόλεπτα. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Two consecutive tremors, within a few seconds each. My home in the northern suburbs of Athens, elevation 260m approx. (via EMSC)
Nikaia (Greece) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It wake me up! I have to sleep again now. Pffff (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (144 km N from epicenter)(no details): i felt like miley cyrus on wrecking ball. Wow! (via EMSC)
Moschato (Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt strong long in duration.  Movements were long.  It was alarming.  (via EMSC)
Kalyves (Greece) (142 km S from epicenter)(no details): It happened at 0645local time (via EMSC)
Paleo Faliro (Greece) (140 km N from epicenter)(no details): I was asleep. Woke up from the noise and because I was shaking on the bed (via EMSC)
Argos (Greece) (137 km NW from epicenter)(no details): ΚΟΙΜΟΜΟΥΝ ΚΑΙ ΕΝΙΩΣΑ ΔΥΟ ΔΟΝΗΣΕΙΣ, Η ΔΕΥΤΕΡΗ ΠΙΟ ΕΝΤΟΝΗ, ΑΛΛΑ ΙΣΑ ΙΣΑ ΓΙΑ ΝΑ ΞΥΠΝΗΣΩ ΟΧΙ ΚΑΤΙ ΙΔΙΑΙΤΕΡΟ. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (131 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasts more than 30 seconds  (via EMSC)
Voula (Greece) (131 km N from epicenter)(no details): Sweet but endless swing. We could hear some bottles shaking for more than 30 secs! Felt the aftershock as well! (via EMSC)
Voula (Greece) (130 km N from epicenter)(no details): In bed sleeping and got shaken up a little  (via EMSC)
Kontomari (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): House is made of stone minimal impact compared to normal built house (via EMSC)
Agia Marina (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): i lay still in my hotel bed & it was shaking side to side & the wardrobe doors we're clanging together...it lasted approx 30seconds.my husband stood up & looked straight out at the sea which was very still/calm.car alarms started going off.all very weird experience. (via EMSC)
Platanias (Greece) (129 km S from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. Unlocked the door and stayed under the door until it stop. Long one  (via EMSC)
Pirgos Psilonerou (Greece) (129 km S from epicenter)(no details): It wake me up (via EMSC)
Kaliviani (Greece) (129 km S from epicenter)(no details): I woke up with bed trembling and furniture slamming. Very strong and long. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (123 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Aigina feeling it (via EMSC)
(Greece) (122 km N from epicenter)(no details): Wow? Even felt in malta? I woke up the exact time of the earthquake but didnt felt it.. maybe from intuition.  (via EMSC)
(Greece) (122 km N from epicenter)(no details): Wow? Even felt in malta? I woke up the exact time of the earthquake but didnt felt it.. maybe from intuition.  (via EMSC)
Sérifos (Greece) (91 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Je ne suis pas allé vérifier dans le reste de la maison et à l'extérieur s'il y a des dégâts Le ressenti est resté somme toute relativement modéré J'ai d'abord cru que le chat était rent rentré dans la maison et avait saute sur le lit (via EMSC)
Msida (Malta) (831 km W from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake felt in Malta too and was quite strong .. Woke me up since everywhere was shaking! (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt the bed shaking which woke me up. I am English so I never felt that before. I was a little bit frightened. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I just woke up couple of minutes before the quake and felt some shaking of the hotel I am living into. All that lasted around 20 se. At the beginn moderate thna intensified. Also heard some noise like indepth rumble (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Two waves, ~10 seconds apart. (via EMSC)
Kamena Vourla (Greece) (247 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Τούβλα πάτε για ύπνο πάλι μπήκατε όλοι να γράψετε ο ένας για τα σκυλιά που γάβγιζαν στο χωριό του ο καθένας τη μαλακια του . (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Quite strong, very long, with a stronger movement at the middle. Woke us up (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Long quake, car alarms on the street went off (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up ! Twice but the second less important. The first one hard ! (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Our house is built on solid bedrock and this was by far the strongest earthquake we have felt in quite a few years. everything was rattling. We never have sideways movement whatever the earthquake (due to the bedrock I suppose), just rattling.. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): it had pretty long duration. at first i thought i imagined the swaying motion, but eventually it became stronger and the room's lamp started to sway and the cupboard and wardrobe's doors rattled. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I feel 2 earthquake in one. First started like 4.0 mag for about 8 seconds and on the end a very strong one over 5.5 mag for another 8 seconds. The direction was from side to side (via EMSC)
Thiva (Greece) (186 km NW from epicenter)(no details): δίδυμος σεισμός (αισθητοί και οι δύο) πράγμα που έδινε την αίσθηση μεγάλης διάρκειας (via EMSC)
Pigianos Kampos (Greece) (164 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The sea had become really choppy. This is very unusual for this time of day. (via EMSC)
Pigianos Kampos (Greece) (164 km SE from epicenter)(no details): IT INTERRUPTED MY SLUMBER (via EMSC)
Perissa (Greece) (164 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slight movement over 10 seconds at local time 07:45 (via EMSC)
Vothonas (Greece) (160 km N from epicenter)(no details): Long duration but slightly felt  (via EMSC)
Acharnes (Greece) (157 km N from epicenter)(no details): I got really scared.I thought am i dizzy? Is it an earthquake? Why doesnt it stops??? Really lasted so much (via EMSC)
Korinthos (Greece) (156 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Впервые в жизни ощутил это на себе. (via EMSC)
Chalandri (Greece) (150 km N from epicenter)(no details): Moderate shaking lasting about 10 seconds in two waves (via EMSC)
Tripolis (Greece) (150 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Its the first time my childrens wake up strong earthquake 15 min last at least (via EMSC)
Agioi Theodoroi (Greece) (148 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It lasted 15 seconds approx and made the windows rattle (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): It started with an easy shake and after 6-7seconds got stronger, no sound from below, and it got stronger. Thought it would never end. It lasted 10-12 seconds. 4,3-4,6rihter. After 1 minute another one but less powerfull, propably 3,3 for 2 seconds. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Lasted 15 seconds (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): 5or 6 sec .i was sleeping on the top of the bilding.everybody sleeping. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): It started with small jolts, then stronger ones with a bit of sound of old window frames/ curtains moving, then jolts became smaller again and it stopped. Lying in bed. 3 minutes later a much shorter but noticeable movement (aftershock). Would have guessed closer to Athens than what it actually was. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Texted by a friend living several blocks away who also felt it. Frightened our 2 cats. Rattled bottles on our counter. (via EMSC)
Athikia (Greece) (145 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Was in the toilet delivering a powerful turd when I returned to my bed the ground began moving back and forth. I have lived next to a highway all my life and felt the ground shaking from big trucks so when the room shook in this village I knew it was a quake. Light back and forth movement for about 15 seconds (via EMSC)
Nikaia (Greece) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was quite long as duration, started softly, followed by a more noticeable trembling for about 3-5 seconds and faded out softly again.Total duration about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Nikaia (Greece) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was quite long as duration, started softly, had a more noticeable trembling for about 3-5 seconds and faded out softly again.Total duration about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Kallithea (Greece) (143 km N from epicenter)(no details): I felt a sweet movement that was long lasting and after 10 secs was getting stronger ! Nearly 20 secs the first earthquake!  The second after 3 mins was weaker! And shorter!  (via EMSC)
Nea Smirni (Greece) (141 km N from epicenter)(no details): Duration was alarming. During the first shake i thought it would be just another small earthquake, but it got a bit rougher and when the second consecutive shake came I got off my chair in case it gets stronger. It lasted about 15 seconds, pretty long for an earthquake. (via EMSC)
Pireas (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Due to the building height, the swung lasted more than one minute (via EMSC)
Pireas (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was swaying in my chair (6.35 am), it was suddenly so quiet, and my cats and the dog became very quiet too (they were quite jumpy before the earthquake, they woke me up. (via EMSC)
Pireas (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Moved beds on first floor of hotel. 4 seconds (via EMSC)
Voukolies (Greece) (134 km S from epicenter)(no details): there were two of them three minutes apart not sure which one actually woke me i am presuming the first and the strongest. (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): "Sweet" but strong swaying left and right, long duration (maybe more than 20 seconds). I woke up by it. And I had the time to quick-chat about it with roomate, and open the browser (i had the laptop next to me on bed on screensaver), and open this site of EMSC - all of that while the earthquake was happening. Becuase of the duration and the strenght, I could say it was a bit close to Athens and that it was more than 6! 5.8R seems to "poor". The aftershock was felt too (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): Intense with a lomg duration. A second one followed of lesser magnitude (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): Poly dynatos kai me diarkeia. Ksypnisa panikoblith!!! (via EMSC)
Chania (Greece) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): We are in holidays in Crete. We woke up at 6:45 because the bed was moving side to side like a blender. (via EMSC)
Chania (Greece) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): Wtf? I thought they just allowed local traffic through all at once? I also didn't pay for a vibrating bed... (via EMSC)
Chania (Greece) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): No damage ( i think ) (via EMSC)
Stalos (Greece) (131 km S from epicenter)(no details): It has just like big vibration coming in 2 waves ! (via EMSC)
Kissamos (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): I thought it was an animal larger than a rat and went to the bathroom to investigate as the window was rattling, then it stopped (via EMSC)
Agia Marina (Greece) (130 km S from epicenter)(no details): Strong side to side shaking; shook building - balcony bars reverberated. Two waves; first most intense. Woke us up (via EMSC)
Platanias (Greece) (129 km S from epicenter)(no details): Awoken in bed on third floor of hotel by floor shaking/swaying for about 1 minute. (via EMSC)
Tavronitis (Greece) (127 km S from epicenter)(no details): It felt so unusually strong that I woke up right away despite being exhausted from work yesterday. In fact, I was so disturbed that I stood under the doorway with a covering on my head in case anything fell on me. Everything in my room was swaying regularly but not too violently although I had a distinct impression that it was increasing for a tiny bit. Was definitely a bit of a rush! (via EMSC)
Paleopanagia (Greece) (117 km W from epicenter)(no details): Seemed to last 10-15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Velanidia (Greece) (53 km SW from epicenter)(no details): lasted about 30 seconds, a good shake (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): No sound. Side to side movements lasted a few seconds. Felt quite strong. Woke me up. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (313 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very strong...and lasted possibly 40 seconds. (via EMSC)
Pirgos (Greece) (228 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ήμουν ήδη ξύπνιος, ήταν αρκετά δυνατός εδώ στον Πύργο, είχε μεγάλη σχετικά διάρκεια, γύρω στα 30 δευτερόλεπτα. (via EMSC)
Analipsi (Greece) (211 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up in Crete, bed shaking from side to side. (via EMSC)
Stavrakia (Greece) (200 km SE from epicenter)(no details): This earthquake woke me up this morning. It did not have swaying motion instead it felt like abrupt motions in all directions. And it lasted for some time. Towards the end , I felt a bit of swaying motion. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. Very strong. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (198 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Κουνηθηκε το κρεβατι για περιπου ενα λεπτο και νομιζω οτι συνεχισε με ενα μικροτερο ισης διαρκειας. Τα σκυλιά της περιοχης γαβγισαν για αρκετα λεπτα. Ηταν δυνατη και ευκολα αντιληπτη δονηση. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (188 km SE from epicenter)(no details): megali xroniki diarkia ! (via EMSC)
Nea Ionia (Greece) (152 km N from epicenter)(no details): Lasted long (via EMSC)
Filothei (Greece) (150 km N from epicenter)(no details): Two waves of about 3 sec. Each (via EMSC)
Chalandri (Greece) (150 km N from epicenter)(no details): Αρχικά μια μικρη συντομη δονηση, έπειτα μια μεγαλυτερη διάρκειας 20 δευτερολεπτων και μετα απο λιγα λεπτα (5) μια τριτη δονηση ασθενείς διαρκειας 10 sec. (via EMSC)
Cholargos (Greece) (148 km N from epicenter)(no details): A bit frightening, lasted near a minute. (via EMSC)
Cholargos (Greece) (148 km N from epicenter)(no details): Motion was primarily long following something that felt like something impacting after which the shaking started. I have felt this many times during other earthquakes. Maybe it is the 1st waves coming. I did suspect this earthquake was probably not nearby but it was too obvious to miss. It is dark here so I could not see hanging items but I am pretty sure the water in my water bottle sloshed. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): it woke me up (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Moved in all directions time and again, felt like it would last forever, took more than 30 secs to stop. (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. Pretty intense! (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): It basically woke me up and it lasted abnormally long! plus it was really intense! (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): There was a more subtle movement at first, and a more violent one a few seconds later (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (146 km N from epicenter)(no details): woke me up ,very intense (via EMSC)
Kallithea (Greece) (143 km N from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up, came in two separate waves (via EMSC)
Kallithea (Greece) (143 km N from epicenter)(no details): I feel the shaking but it was very soft! (via EMSC)
Nea Smirni (Greece) (141 km N from epicenter)(no details): It felt intense and long in duration (via EMSC)
Pireas (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Long duration,moving to all directions front and back,right aand left (via EMSC)
Peloponnese (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up.lasted a few seconds with different intensity.no sound.got scared though (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. Felt it for about 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
Glifada (Greece) (133 km N from epicenter)(no details): strong quake woke the whole house up. eventhe teenagers!! (via EMSC)
Chania (Greece) (132 km S from epicenter)(no details): 2 waves, which woke us up. (via EMSC)
Drapanias (Greece) (131 km S from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping and the earthquake woke me up. (via EMSC)
Stoupa (Greece) (129 km W from epicenter)(no details): We overlook the sea - that was my first observation. No sign of effects (yet!) (via EMSC)
Sparti (Greece) (121 km W from epicenter)(no details): Πολύ, πολύ δυνατός. Συνεχής δόνηση, με διάρκεια μεγάλη. Μας κατατρομαξε δεδομένου ότι κοιμομασταν. Έμοιαζε να μην τελειώνει... Επανήλθε σε 2-3 λεπτά και 2η μικρότερη. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 29 Aug 03:48 UTCM 4.6 / 21.4 km - [info] (67 km)YUNANISTAN
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Bogazici Uni.
Fri, 29 Aug 03:48 UTCM 4.8 / 78 km - [info] (68 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Kalamata / MMI IV (Light shaking): WE woke up from shaking, it wasnt a long time, maybe sekonds,... We dont know, because we felt directly in sleep after shaking !
Paiania Athens / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Aegina (121.9 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up - bed shaking N to S, only felt one tremor. Dogs not affected. No creaking etc. in bungalow (brick and cement structure).
amoudara / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Santorini / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Myrthanos Plakias / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Myrthanos Plakis / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Myrthanos Plakisa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Vamos, Apokoronos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woken by bed swaying and walls creaking for 15-20 seconds. Got up and our dog was wandering about the house looking startled and confused. Half an hour before the event I had heard one of our cats making distress noises in the courtyard.
Analipsi, Kreta / MMI IV (Light shaking)
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Fri, 29 Aug 04:13 UTCM 2.6 / 89.8 km - [info] (69 km)59 Km ENE from Neapoli Voion
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Mon, 1 Sep
Mon, 1 Sep 22:48 UTCM 2.7 / 15 km - [info] (242 km)117 Km S from Pilos[Map]NOA_HL
Fri, 5 Sep
Fri, 5 Sep 03:08 UTCM 2.8 / 69.1 km - [info] (215 km)72 Km SW from Kithira
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Fri, 5 Sep 12:35 UTCM 2.7 / 87.4 km - [info] (69 km)59 Km ENE from Neapoli Voion
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NOA_HL
Sun, 7 Sep
Sun, 7 Sep 04:39 UTCM 2.8 / 9.4 km - [info] (219 km)84 Km WSW from Kithira[Map]NOA_HL
Thu, 11 Sep
Thu, 11 Sep 09:51 UTCM 2.7 / 18.6 km - [info] (186 km)52 Km SSE from Pilos
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NOA_HL
Thu, 11 Sep 17:37 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km - [info] (89 km)3.0 CRETE, GREECE
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EMSC
Sun, 14 Sep
Sun, 14 Sep 17:34 UTCM 2.8 / 23.7 km - [info] (56 km)44 Km SSE from Navplion
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NOA_HL
Sun, 14 Sep 17:34 UTCM 4.7 / 24.4 km - [info] (56 km)43 Km WSW from Idhra
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NOA_HL
Sun, 14 Sep 22:41 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (52 km)Southern Greece
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Tripolis (Greece) (70 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very sudden but not so strong (via EMSC)
athens / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
athens paleo faliro / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Mon, 15 Sep
Mon, 15 Sep 14:05 UTCM 2.9 / 12.8 km - [info] (225 km)104 Km W from Kithira[Map]NOA_HL
Tue, 16 Sep
Tue, 16 Sep 09:41 UTCM 3.9 / 5 km - [info] (48 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Agios Vasileios (Greece) (163 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ελαφρο κουνημα (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (109 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Colleagues in office felt it too - 15th floor (via EMSC)
Ververouda (Greece) (20 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Table that I was sitting at shook. At first I thought maybe someone nearby was blasting the bedrock. It was a very quick shaking, lasting maybe 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Sparti (Greece) (53 km W from epicenter)(no details): Στο χώρο που ήμουν είχε ησυχία. Κλάσματα δευτερολέπτου πριν τη δόνηση κοίταξα από το παράθυρο νομίζοντας ότι ο ήχος που ακούω είναι δυνατός αέρας. Αμέσως έγινε ένα δυνατό και κοφτό τίναγμα με βοή και ακολούθησε μικρή ταλάντωση. (via EMSC)
Thu, 18 Sep
Thu, 18 Sep 04:56 UTCM 2.9 / 5 km - [info] (229 km) CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 19 Sep
Fri, 19 Sep 15:18 UTCM 3.3 / 2 km - [info] (180 km)SOUTHERN GREECE[Map]EMSC
Sun, 21 Sep
Sun, 21 Sep 14:16 UTCM 2.9 / 23.8 km - [info] (178 km)69 Km SSE from Pilos[Map]NOA_HL
Thu, 25 Sep
Thu, 25 Sep 04:06 UTCM 2.7 / 20 km - [info] (163 km)2.7 SOUTHERN GREECE[Map]EMSC
Thu, 25 Sep 05:56 UTCM 2.8 / 11.2 km - [info] (217 km)98 Km W from Kithira[Map]NOA_HL
Sat, 27 Sep
Sat, 27 Sep 00:27 UTCM 2.7 / 16.8 km - [info]Santorini (20 km) - Cyclades, Greece19 Km SSW from Santorini[Map]NOA_HL
Sun, 28 Sep
Sun, 28 Sep 12:47 UTCM 2.9 / 7 km - [info] (102 km)SOUTHERN GREECE[Map]EMSC
Mon, 29 Sep
Mon, 29 Sep 18:24 UTCM 2.7 / 20.2 km - [info]Santorini (18 km) - Cyclades, Greece18 Km SW from Santorini[Map]NOA_HL
Thu, 2 Oct
Thu, 2 Oct 16:20 UTCM 3.2 / 80 km - [info] (71 km)3.2 SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Sat, 4 Oct
Sat, 4 Oct 00:12 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km - [info] (98 km)Southern Greece
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Tholon / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ammoudi (Greece) (340 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I didn't wake up, but my wife did. Not strong movements from what she told me. (via EMSC)
Egaleo (Greece) (146 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I got woken up as my chandelier was shaking a bit, since it is sensitive to earthquakes. However, there was no noise. (via EMSC)
Egaleo (Greece) (146 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up, because I heard the chandelier shaking. There wasn't any noise again, but the motion was circular, I think. (via EMSC)
Kallithea (Greece) (146 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I woke up some seondes befor my bed starts to swing, there was a kind of vibration before the bed swings, (via EMSC)
Sparti (Greece) (44 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Πάρα πολύ μεγάλη διάρκεια. Εξαιρετικά παρατεταμένος με ίδια μεγάλη ένταση σε όλο το διάστημα.... Πολύ δυνατός. (via EMSC)
Tripolis (Greece) (19 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Really shaking!!! (via EMSC)
Athens (Greece) (147 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Thought as If I my dog changed it's position in bed! I always feel quakes no matter how far! (via EMSC)
(Greece) (133 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ήμουν ξύπνιος ήδη πριν γίνει ο σεισμός, μέτριας έντασης, με κατεύθυνση Ανατολικά-Δυτικά. (via EMSC)
Amaliada (Greece) (85 km NW from epicenter)(no details): oh god.feeligng dizy (via EMSC)
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Sat, 4 Oct 02:19 UTCM 3.1 / 19.8 km - [info] (100 km)24 Km WSW from Tripolis
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Sun, 5 Oct
Sun, 5 Oct 08:03 UTCM 3.0 / 19 km - [info] (98 km)22 Km WSW from Tripolis
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Mon, 6 Oct
Mon, 6 Oct 00:15 UTCM 3.4 / 15 km - [info] (174 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Mon, 6 Oct 01:49 UTCM 2.7 / 9 km - [info] (176 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Mon, 6 Oct 04:34 UTCM 3.0 / 19.8 km - [info] (100 km)24 Km WSW from Tripolis
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NOA_HL
Wed, 8 Oct
Wed, 8 Oct 21:08 UTCM 2.6 / 37.7 km - [info] (115 km)35 Km SSE from Sparti
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Fri, 10 Oct
Fri, 10 Oct 07:19 UTCM 3.2 / 6 km - [info]Santorini (46 km) - Cyclades, GreeceDODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECE
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EMSC
Fri, 10 Oct 11:48 UTCM 3.4 / 152.7 km - [info] (66 km)33 Km WSW from Kea
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NOA_HL
Fri, 10 Oct 11:48 UTCM 2.7 / 151 km - [info] (62 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Sat, 11 Oct
Sat, 11 Oct 04:44 UTCM 2.6 / 5 km - [info] (115 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Fri, 17 Oct
Fri, 17 Oct 03:18 UTCM 2.7 / 2 km - [info] (131 km)2.7 CRETE, GREECE
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EMSC
Fri, 24 Oct
Fri, 24 Oct 04:43 UTCM 2.9 / 30.9 km - [info] (193 km)75 Km SSE from Pilos
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Fri, 24 Oct 23:24 UTCM 3.0 / 17 km - [info] (220 km)96 Km S from Pilos
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NOA_HL
Wed, 29 Oct
Wed, 29 Oct 02:40 UTCM 2.7 / 19.3 km - [info]Santorini (25 km) - Cyclades, Greece23 Km S from Santorini
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NOA_HL
Wed, 29 Oct 02:40 UTCM 3.2 / 2 km - [info]Santorini (27 km) - Cyclades, Greece3.2 DODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECE
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EMSC
Wed, 29 Oct 14:16 UTCM 2.6 / 11 km - [info] (176 km)32 Km SSE from Pilos
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NOA_HL
Wed, 29 Oct 16:05 UTCM 2.7 / 19.9 km - [info]Santorini (24 km) - Cyclades, Greece22 Km S from Santorini
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NOA_HL
Wed, 29 Oct 23:27 UTCM 3.5 / 30 km - [info] (91 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Sun, 2 Nov
Sun, 2 Nov 04:13 UTCM 2.7 / 6 km - [info] (184 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Tue, 4 Nov
Tue, 4 Nov 01:18 UTCM 2.6 / 6 km - [info] (50 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Tue, 4 Nov 06:50 UTCM 2.8 / 7 km - [info] (204 km) CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA
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EMSC
Sat, 8 Nov
Sat, 8 Nov 00:19 UTCM 3.2 / 30 km - [info] (79 km)3.2 CRETE, GREECE
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EMSC
Sat, 15 Nov
Sat, 15 Nov 18:38 UTCM 2.9 / 1 km - [info] (127 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Wed, 19 Nov
Wed, 19 Nov 05:17 UTCM 2.9 / 100 km - [info] (196 km)SOUTHERN GREECE
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EMSC
Mon, 1 Dec
Mon, 1 Dec 19:04 UTCM 2.6 / 1 km - [info] (121 km)SOUTHERN GREECE[Map]EMSC
Wed, 3 Dec
Wed, 3 Dec 05:27 UTCM 2.7 / 4 km - [info] (181 km)SOUTHERN GREECE[Map]EMSC

 

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