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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean Sea on Sunday, 20 January 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Eastern Mediterranean Sea on Sunday, 20 January 2019
Jan 20 15:56: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 52.0 km.
Jan 21 00:44: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 52.0 to 41.0 km.
Date & time: Sunday, 20 January 2019 15:49 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.56°N / 28.29°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (152 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 20 Jan 2019
Sun, 20 Jan 15:49 UTCM 4.9 / 53.6 kmMEDITERRANEAN SEAKOERI-RETMC
Sun, 20 Jan 15:49 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km- 59km SSE of Lardos, GreeceUSGS
Sun, 20 Jan 15:49 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km86 Km E from KarpathosNOA_HL

"I felt it" reports:
(98.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lardos, Rhodes (64.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): sat in armchair which shook for 8-10 seconds
Kiotari, Rhodes, Greece / MMI IV (Light shaking): A heavy and slow shaking that lasted a couple of seconds.
Tilos - Livadia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
dalaman / MMI III (Weak shaking): soft vibration of the sofa, light swing of the hanging lamps
afandou (65.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kalathos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(85 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rhodes (95 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ρόδος Rhodes town / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
RHODES / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(65.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Light shaking for about 5 seconds.
(66.2 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)

 

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