Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 6.6 km north of Kos, Greece, on Friday, 13 March 2020 at 21:57 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 6.6 km north of Kos, Greece, on Friday, 13 March 2020 at 21:57 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

13 Mar 22:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 minutes.
Mar 13 22:03: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.0 to 8.0 km.
Mar 13 22:08: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 3.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 10.0 km.
Mar 13 22:21: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.1.
Date & time: 13 Mar 2020 21:57:52 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.95°N / 27.31°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (7 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Kos Town (Kos) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Turgutreis (Bodrum, Turkey) (pop: 16,500) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SW of Bodrum (Turkey) (pop: 39,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Yalıkavak (Bodrum, Turkey) (pop: 11,200) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Pyli (pop: 2,430) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of Kalymnos (Dodecanese) (pop: 12,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Didim (Turkey) (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) SW of Milas (Turkey) (pop: 43,200) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NW of Rhodes (pop: 56,100) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) ESE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSE of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) ENE of Anaphi Island (pop: 271) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) E of Schinousa Island (pop: 256) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.110 kmDodecanese Is.-turkey Border Reg (Greece)EMSC
3.811 kmGokova Korfezi (mediterranean Sea) (Turkey)KOERI-RETMC
3.726 km(Greece)NOA
4.115 kmDodecanese Islands, Greece (Turkey)GFZ

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Ortakent Bodrum Muģla (12 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I just felt one sharp jolt while I was in bed. The first reports indicated that the epicentre was just south of Bitez. (reported through our app)  
Yalikavak (57.3 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Yalikavak, Bodrum Türkei / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Konacik / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
6.9 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Yalikavak / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Wike me up  
Yalikavak / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Yalikavak / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Kos (Greece, 4 km E of epicenter) : We shaked quite enough, like the aftershocks we felt 2 days after the big earthquake between Kos Island Dodecanese and Turkey!! (reported through EMSC)  
Şehzadeler (Turkey, 191 km N of epicenter) : EYYYY İSTANBULL 7 EYYY MARMARA 7 KENDİNE GEL KENDİNE SEN KİMSİN YAA (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 23 km N of epicenter) : Güçlü bir şekilde hissettik çok kısa sürdü ama korkuttu yalıkavak (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 21 km N of epicenter) : Yalıkavak da cok ciddi hissedildi. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km N of epicenter) : Ses uğultu ile hisettim. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 4 km E of epicenter) : It was very scary after what we have been through with the big one. In the middle of the night making a sound and shaking like that... Hope we won't have more (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 3 km SW of epicenter) : Both noise and movement, like when a a huge truck goes by. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 232 km NW of epicenter) : Είχε πολύ λίγη διάρκεια, μα ήταν αρκετά έντονος. (reported through EMSC)  
Menteşe (Turkey, 98 km E of epicenter) : Cok korktum sesli gurultu lu ve uyku dan uyandirdi. Yalikavak (reported through EMSC)  
Menteşe (Turkey, 98 km E of epicenter) : Turgutreis toprağın sesini duyduk resmen gürültü geldi ve sert. Devamı gelmedi çok şükür. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 18 km NW of epicenter) : Yalikavak, I was woken up by shaking which lasted about 3 or 4 seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 14 km NE of epicenter) : It was like huge bomb explosion sound and shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Fena salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Kısa ama hissedildi.. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 12 km NE of epicenter) : Shook the house and woke us up! (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 11 km N of epicenter) : Çok hissedilir bir şekilde sallandık. Koltuktan kalkıp yürümeye başladığımda hala sallantı hissediliyordu (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 11 km S of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
Bodrum (Turkey, 10 km NW of epicenter) : I woke up it was very strong (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Noisy and short shake (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 6 km SW of epicenter) : Short tremor but Strong. (reported through EMSC)  
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 170 km NW of epicenter) : Burada hissedilmedi ama milas’ta hissedilmiş :( (reported through EMSC)  
Urla (Turkey, 163 km NW of epicenter) : Dipten sarstı (reported through EMSC)  
Kuyucak (Turkey, 148 km NE of epicenter) : Meşelik, Kuyucaktan hissettim 4,5 saniye kadar sürdü sanirim uguldama ve zagırdama seklinde. Inşallah öncü deprem değildir. (reported through EMSC)  
Menteşe (Turkey, 98 km E of epicenter) : Hafif salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Menteşe (Turkey, 98 km E of epicenter) : Kısa süreli ama tedirgin etti.. (reported through EMSC)  
Marmaris (Turkey, 84 km E of epicenter) : Az hissedildi (reported through EMSC)  
Datça (Turkey, 49 km SE of epicenter) : Datça Emecik çok çok az. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 46 km NW of epicenter) : Shaking very short. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 44 km NW of epicenter) : 2-3 δευτερολεπτα ταλαντωση. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 33 km W of epicenter) : Felt on Kalymnos. Some rumbling noise and shaking (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 28 km N of epicenter) : 4 saniye vurdu geçti (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 25 km NW of epicenter) : Mild tremor that lasted several seconds (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 25 km NW of epicenter) : Αισθητός αρκετά!τιγκακι (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 25 km NW of epicenter) : Έντονος. (reported through EMSC)  
Antimacheia (Greece, 25 km SW of epicenter) : Αισθητός στην Αντιμάχεια! (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 24 km SW of epicenter) : Quick sharp strong shake (reported through EMSC)  
Kardamaina (Greece, 24 km SW of epicenter) : Άκουσα ένα βουητό να διαπερνά το χώρο. (reported through EMSC)  
(Turkey, 21 km N of epicenter) : The house was shaking for a few seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 21 km N of epicenter) : Evvela güçlü bir uğultu geldi sonra kısa bir sallantı. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 21 km N of epicenter) : Şiddetli gürültüyle geldi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 20 km NE of epicenter) : Dipten geldi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 19 km NE of epicenter) : Sesi duydum ama zemin katta olduğumdan hissedemedim. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 19 km NW of epicenter) : A short but strong shake from deep (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 18 km NE of epicenter) : Sesli idi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 17 km NW of epicenter) : Iki saniye gürledi, iki saniyede sıkı salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 17 km NW of epicenter) : YALIKAVAK (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 16 km N of epicenter) : A good one (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 16 km NW of epicenter) : Ayaktayiz. Bir bu eksikti. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 16 km NE of epicenter) : Not a bad one with nice booming sound (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 16 km NE of epicenter) : Bodrum merkez sesi duydum sallamdım ve çok korktum (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NE of epicenter) : Tam da aya ve yıldızlara bakıyordum deprem havadı var der demez gürültüyle şok oldum (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NW of epicenter) : Short, string side ways movement in Yalikavak, Bodrum (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NE of epicenter) : Bodrum merkez fena sallandık (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NE of epicenter) : Sallantıyı koltukta otururken hissettim. Ciddi sallandık (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NE of epicenter) : Kısa süreli önce alttan vurdu ve silkeledi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NW of epicenter) : Dipten vurdu. Camlar sallandı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 15 km NE of epicenter) : Felt quite big, but very short maybe 5-6 seconds, windows shook (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Sallandık (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 14 km NW of epicenter) : Gümüşlük (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 14 km SW of epicenter) : Loud with shaking (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 14 km NE of epicenter) : kısa ve yüzeyeldi uykudan uyandım (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Bodrum Konacik, fast, unexpected, strong hit (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Şiddetli salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Wardrobe doors rattling. A good shake (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Woke me up (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Shaked my bed for a second but it was enough to scare me (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Sert ve gürültülü salladi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Coronadan iciri depremden dışarı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Short strong shake (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Kısa sürdü. 3/4 sn. Uğultu daha ürkütücüydü. Ve şiddetliydi. 3.9 dan fazla hissettim (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : İyi vurdu uykudan uyandırdı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Ses sallantidan daha etkiliydi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Scary and loud (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Gardolap sallanmasa hissetmiyecektim ama baya ses yaptı allah korusun (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Short heavy shake (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Uykudan uyandırdı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NW of epicenter) : Gumusluk sesi duymadim ama sert salladi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Gürültüyle geldi sertti. Fakat kısa sürdü (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Gümbet 5 sn salladı sesle geldi hissettirdi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Salandık bir sağ bir sola .Sesli geldi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 12 km NE of epicenter) : Kisa ama orta sertlikte (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 12 km NW of epicenter) : Gümüşlükte uyandırdı.öncesinde gök gürültüsü gibi büyük bir uğuldama duyduk. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 11 km NE of epicenter) : Ciddi sarstı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 11 km NE of epicenter) : Çok ugultu duyuldu çok hızlı salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 11 km NE of epicenter) : I was on the boat. It was a shaking just for seconds. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 10 km NE of epicenter) : Kisa ama salladi. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 9 km NW of epicenter) : Uyandırdı.. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 9 km N of epicenter) : Çok korkutucuydu. Bodrum (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 9 km N of epicenter) : Yahşi sert sallandı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 9 km N of epicenter) : Uykudan uyandırdı. Bodrum (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 9 km N of epicenter) : Bodrum ciddi sallandı... (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 8 km SW of epicenter) : Loud rumble and a shake (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Kısa ama korkutucuydu tutgutreis (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 8 km S of epicenter) : Noisy and strong shake at least was short (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Rabbim beterinden korusun.. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : A little Shake. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 8 km S of epicenter) : Η βοή ήταν ποιο τρομακτική από το κούνημα (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Kısa ve sert salladı. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Baya hissettim. Yine başladık.. Turgutreis (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 8 km SW of epicenter) : Mmmm (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis i vurdu geçti ama tedirgin etti arkası gelir mi acaba (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Cok fena salladıTurgutreis-Bodrum (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 8 km NW of epicenter) : Fenaa (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : eirema enstanthika ton suzmo ton 3,9 twra pou egine (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Αρκετά αισθητός. Felt it for good in Kos island... (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis... Alttan çok sert vurdu kısa sürdü (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis kisa ama ciddi hissedildi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Uykudan uyandırdı. Kısa sürdü. Turgutreis (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Short And intense (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis hissedildi,kısa sürdü. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km SW of epicenter) : Just the noise was heard! (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis...felt so strong, the bed shaked. afraid... :( (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Noise and after ahake it feld strong (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : I was asleep but the sound and shake woke me. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Αρκετά αισθητός και με έντονο θορυβο (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Μόνο αυτό μας έλειπε τώρα. (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Κουνηθηκαμε αρκετά!!! (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Αρκετά δυνατός αλλά σύντομος (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Ton aisanthikame kala..kounise Kai me diarkeia. Kos kentro (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Δυνατός σεισμός (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Last for 4- 5 ,strong with noise (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Αρκετά δυνατός (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Yandan yandan salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) (reported through EMSC)
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Quite strong.. and noisy.. (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Δυνατό τράνταγμα (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : around 7 seconds strong enough... (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : Quite shaky under my feet and also shaking of windows (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 7 km S of epicenter) : A short sharp shake which woke us up, also with noise. (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 6 km S of epicenter) : Strong and loud (reported through EMSC)  
Kos (Greece, 6 km S of epicenter) : Δυνατός με θόρυβο (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 6 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis fena salladı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 6 km NW of epicenter) : Turgutreis çok sert sallandı (reported through EMSC)  
(Greece, 6 km SW of epicenter) : A quick noise and a sudden, short, sharp shake (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 4 km W of epicenter) : Short n sharp. Turgutreis. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 4 km NW of epicenter) : Gurultu ile geldi (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 3 km NW of epicenter) : Güçlü vurdu (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 3 km NW of epicenter) : Gürültülü ve sert vurma duvar sanki çatırdadı (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 3 km NW of epicenter) : Strong trembles. The whole house shook with a deep noise. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 3 km NW of epicenter) : 2_3 saniye salladı. (reported through EMSC)  
Bodrum (Turkey, 3 km NW of epicenter) : Kısa salladı (reported through EMSC)  
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