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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Dodecanese Islands, Greece on Monday, 29 April 2019

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Dodecanese Islands, Greece on Monday, 29 April 2019
Apr 29 04:50: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 50.0 km.
Apr 29 13:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 50.0 to 24.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 29 April 2019 04:43 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.32°N / 27.67°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (168 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 29 Apr 2019
Mon, 29 Apr 04:43 UTCM 5.0 / 20.2 kmMediterranean Sea (Greece)KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 29 Apr 04:43 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceEMSC
Mon, 29 Apr 04:43 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceBMKG
Mon, 29 Apr 04:43 UTCM 5.0 / 29.4 km46km ESE of Karpathos, GreeceUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
(129.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Atrium platinum, ixia (132.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Lardos Rhodod / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Rhodes City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Rhodes / MMI IV (Light shaking)

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