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Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Crete, Greece on Saturday, 2 May 2020 - information

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - Crete, Greece on Saturday, 2 May 2020

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake  - Crete, Greece on Saturday, 2 May 2020
May 2 12:55: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.7.
May 2 12:57: Magnitude recalculated from 6.7 to 6.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 47.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 47.0 to 36.0 km.
May 2 13:16: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 36.0 to 10.0 km.
May 2 14:34: Magnitude recalculated from 6.5 to 6.6.
Date & time: Saturday, 2 May 2020 12:51 UTC
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.27°N / 25.75°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (244 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5*10^14 J (139 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 2 May 2020 (7 earthquakes)
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.6 / 10 kmCrete, GreeceEMSC
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.8 / 32 kmCrete, GreeceBMKG
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.5 / 10 kmCrete, GreeceGeoAu
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.7 / 10 kmCrete, Greece [Sea: Greece]INGV
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.3 / 17.9 kmGirit Adasi Aciklari (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.6 / 17 kmCrete, GreeceUSGS
Sat, 2 May 12:51 UTCM 6.0 / 9 km(Greece)NOA

"I felt it" reports:
Sulaymaniyah (1796.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Sulaymaniyah (1796.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(1564.8 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Istron (105.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lightshade started moving, felt vibrations, seemed to last a while
(713.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): While driving (via app)
(2839.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Odessa (1383.5 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(2549.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(703.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sulaymaniyah (1796.2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(2107.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Not felt it (via app)
Ashdod israel (874.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
not fell (2209.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: not felt in spain barcelona (via app)
(957.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
heraklion (127.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): The shaking seemed to go on for 30-40 seconds.
(129.3 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Moires (130.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(522.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(1990.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(2832.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
(2040.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Downtown Cairo Egypt (697 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I say in the living room on the sofa on the 7th floor. Vibration were felt for almost a minute.
(1494.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Here at viterbo it was quite light, not to feel from people non sensitive or outside (via app)
(1592.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Sochi.. no (via app)
Russia, Sankt Petersburg City,))),!!! / MMI II (Very weak shaking): На самоизоляции из за коронавируса Ковид-19 что-то почувствовал, нахожусь дома, в спокойном и расслабленном состоянии. Люстра и связка ключей немного зашатались и вибрация также отмечалась. Да, геологиярулит и всерулит.))),!!!
Boumerdes algeria / not felt
alexandrea / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alexandria, Smouha / not felt
zamalek, cairo, egypt / not felt
Heraklion / not felt: Δεν αντιληφθήκαμε τίποτα στο Ηράκλειο.
Beirut / not felt
Tel Aviv / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cairo / not felt
Mersa matrouh / not felt
Pitsidia / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Leipzig / not felt
cairo, egypt / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cairo egypt / MMI IV (Light shaking): 10 sec light shaking
Sóller, Mallorca, Spain / not felt
El rehab city cairo egypt / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Heraklion / MMI II (Very weak shaking): duration about 20s
Dutchess county NY / not felt: Not felt. Wanted to know if there is tsunami alert?
St. Johann Germany / not felt
Heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antalya / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Duisburg / not felt: Not felt in Germany
Heraklion (Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αισθάνθηκα το κούνημα στον καναπέ.. Ήταν δυνατός με έντονη διάρκεια (via EMSC)
(Greece) (139 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αρκετά δυνατός για περίπου 15 δευτερόλεπτα. Φωτιστικά κουνηθηκαν αρκετά (via EMSC)
(Greece) (137 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Swaying motion for some time with no sound. (via EMSC)
Ierapetra (Greece) (97 km N from epicenter)(no details): Κράτησε πολύ! Αν και συνηθισμένοι, τον νιώσαμε δυνατο. (via EMSC)
Tiranë (Albania) (950 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Not felt (via EMSC)
Patra (Greece) (576 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Da je ovo bilo u Zg sad bi bilo 150 tisuca komentara. Al bilo u normalnoj zemlji pa ništa (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Κουνήθηκαν όλα τα φωτιστικά στο σπίτι,έντονος, με διάρκεια αλλά χωρίς βουητό (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Μεγάλης διάρκειας ,μικρής έντασης ! (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It worried me a little. I felt like dizzy while sitting and just went out (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Δυνατός και με μεγάλη διαρκεια. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): just saw the light move (via EMSC)
(Greece) (124 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ισχυρός ηταν (via EMSC)
Tla Al Ali Khalda Um Al Somaq (Jordan) (983 km E from epicenter)(no details): نو (via EMSC)
Akşehir (Turkey) (698 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I felt (via EMSC)
Darnah (Libya) (318 km SW from epicenter)(no details): هل هناك موجات مد بحري ؟ (via EMSC)
(Greece) (309 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Very slightly felt in Pylona Rhodes while sitting down had to check on the app to see if it was a quake (via EMSC)
(Greece) (169 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Not everyone at home noticed it, mild shake but long duration. (via EMSC)
Ierapetra (Greece) (98 km N from epicenter)(no details): Πολύ ωρα! Πηγε να σταματησει αλλα συνέχισε. (via EMSC)
Hatsav (Israel) (891 km E from epicenter)(no details): Just a light shake. Barely even noticed. (via EMSC)
Netanya (Israel) (881 km E from epicenter)(no details): Somehow felt the quake all the way in Israel (via EMSC)
(Egypt) (721 km SE from epicenter)(no details): شعرت بها في القاهره الجديده (via EMSC)
El Salam (Egypt) (699 km SE from epicenter)(no details): شعرت بها في مصر الجديدة (via EMSC)
(Egypt) (695 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Thanks god (via EMSC)
(Egypt) (695 km SE from epicenter)(no details): شعرت به فى القاهرة حلوان (via EMSC)
Chalkoutsa (Cyprus) (683 km E from epicenter)(no details): Ελαφρύ ταρακούνημα. Ο πολυέλαιος κουνιόταν για 20 δεύτερα. (via EMSC)
Pyrgos (Greece) (547 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ελαφρώς στον 4ο οροφο, σα ζαλάδα με διαρκεια (via EMSC)
Bornova (Turkey) (500 km N from epicenter)(no details): İzmir çok hafif hissedildi (via EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey) (498 km N from epicenter)(no details): Hissettik sanki ama emin olamadım (via EMSC)
(Greece) (348 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Light shake in east side of Rhodes city, Hellas (via EMSC)
(Greece) (348 km NE from epicenter)(no details): ΠΡΟΣΟΧΗΟΙ ΤΟΥΡΚΟΙ ΠΡΟΚΑΛΟΥΝ ΤΑ ΣΕΙΣΜΙΚΑ ΦΙΑΝΟΜΕΝΑ ΣΤΟΝ ΕΛΛΑΔΙΚΟ ΧΩΡΟ ΜΕ ΤΑ ΕΡΕΥΝΗΤΙΚΑ ΤΟΥΣ ΠΛΟΙΑ (via EMSC)
Káto Stalós (Greece) (219 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Στα Χανιά είχε πάνω από 20" ένα θόρυβο - βουή και ίσα ίσα κατάλαβα μια δόνηση (via EMSC)
(Greece) (183 km N from epicenter)(no details): Εγώ δεν τον αισθάνθηκα στην πολυθρόνα μου αλλά το φωτιστικό κουνήθηκε. (via EMSC)
Rethymno (Greece) (174 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Μεγάλη διάρκεια (via EMSC)
Gazi (Greece) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Μεγαλη διάρκεια κουνημα σαν ζάλη.Ηρακλειο. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (143 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Well . if we where in the epicenter ....we would have lots of trouble . but luckily again the epicenter WAS NOT IN THE ISLAND. IT WAS FAR AWAY FROM CRETE ISLAND. SMALL TSUNAMI IS NORMAL FOR NORTH CRETE RIGHT NOW STAY AWAY FROM THE BEACH FOR THE NEXT 2 HOURS (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Σύντομος με αργή μετατόπιση. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Είχε μεγάλη διάρκεια. (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ελαφρό κούνημα (via EMSC)
(Greece) (138 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Πολύ έντονη δόνηση. Αθορυβος και με μεγάλη διάρκεια. Καμία ανησυχία στην περιοχή. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (138 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Everything moving for more than a minute (via EMSC)
Kato Gouves (Greece) (137 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very light (via EMSC)
(Greece) (136 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Swaying motion without sound that lasted for at least a minute. Light movement of hanging objects in the house. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (124 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Απαλος, έντονη ταλάντωση, μεγάλη διάρκεια. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (99 km N from epicenter)(no details): Αρκετό κούνημα και για αρκετή ώρα!! (via EMSC)
Ierapetra (Greece) (98 km N from epicenter)(no details): Big duration but the feeling was of a lesser grade. It is the first tsunami warning for the area and only from this site, could this be possible? (via EMSC)
Ierapetra (Greece) (98 km N from epicenter)(no details): Light movement but for about one minute. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αισθητός με μεγάλη διάρκεια. Χωρίς θόρυβο (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αισθητος, οχι ιδιαιτερα εντονος, μεγαλη διαρκεια (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αρκετά αισθητός, με διάρκεια (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted quite long. Strong enough to feel it. No damage in my house. (via EMSC)
(Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): long duration. swaying (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (142 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αρκετή διάρκεια...!!! (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (141 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αρκετά δυνατός με διάρκεια (via EMSC)
Heraklion (Greece) (140 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Αισθητός και με αρκετή διάρκεια (via EMSC)
Gournes (Greece) (137 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Μεγάλη διάρκεια και αρκετά δυνατός (via EMSC)
Moires (Greece) (126 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Πολύ κούνημα! (via EMSC)

 

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