Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 8 km east of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 03:20 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 8 km east of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 03:20 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

5 Aug 03:23 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 9.0 to 5.0 km.
Aug 5 03:34: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 2.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Aug 5, 2017 03:20:52 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.95°N / 26.63°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.95°S / 153.37°W
Nearest volcano: Kenger (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) S of Agrilia Kratigou (pop: 87) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) E of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) S of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WSW of Bergama (Turkey) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) NW of Menemen (Turkey) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSW of Kemer (Turkey) (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) N of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.210 km NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
4.010 kmAegean SeaGFZ
4.49.8 kmAEGEAN SEA REVISE01 (2017.08.05KOERI-RETMC
4.210 km- 11km ESE of Vareia, GreeceUSGS
4.28.5 km18 Km SSE from MitiliniNOA
3.80 kmTurskaSSS

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Gaziemir, Izmir (88.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Haskovo (344.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Özdere, İzmir (109.3 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
MITILINI (14 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Aliağa, İzmir (34.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Vrontados (Greece, 74 km SW of epicenter) : Slight motion, almost no sound. Ground level, lying on sofa. Dogs barked/cried. (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 71 km S of epicenter) : It wasn't felt at all @Guzelbahce (reported through EMSC)  
Mitilini (Greece, 17 km NW of epicenter) : It was like 1 second but enough to wake me up (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 416 km W of epicenter) : Οοο (reported through EMSC)  
Kardamaina (Greece, 245 km S of epicenter) : Λιγακιι ναι (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 145 km SE of epicenter) : Разбудило.Качнуло не сильно . Но мы проснулись (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 98 km SE of epicenter) : Hafif ama uykudan uyandırdı. (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 68 km SE of epicenter) : Hiç hissetmedim hayret (reported through EMSC)  
Varia (Greece, 15 km NW of epicenter) : I lay in bed after awakening and felt the bed shake with me. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 416 km W of epicenter) : Pigadakia, roughly trembling (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 252 km NE of epicenter) : Geçmiş olsun İzmir (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 77 km SE of epicenter) : Bucadan bildiriyorum, hissetmedim :/ (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 75 km SE of epicenter) : İzmir Bornova'da hissedildi. (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 74 km SE of epicenter) : Aliskanlik yapti (reported through EMSC)  
Vrontados (Greece, 74 km SW of epicenter) : Light shake, but dogs barked and cried. Ground level , lied on sofa - not sleeping. (reported through EMSC)  
Izmir (Turkey, 74 km SE of epicenter) : Light shake (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 58 km SE of epicenter) : Biraz salladi Izmiri. (reported through EMSC)  
Mitilini (Greece, 19 km NW of epicenter) : Συντομος κι οχι ιδιαιτερα δυνατος. (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 18 km E of epicenter) : Kısa sürdü (reported through EMSC)  
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