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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Greece on Thursday, 9 April 2020

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Greece on Thursday, 9 April 2020
9 Apr 22:04 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Date & time: Thursday, 9 April 2020 22:00 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.31°N / 20.53°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Volos-Atalanti (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Ásos (pop: 100)
10 km (6 mi) N of Dilináta (pop: 700)
10 km (6 mi) E of Athéras (pop: 200)
105 km (66 mi) W of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
153 km (95 mi) S of Ioánnina (pop: 65,600)
281 km (175 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 9 Apr 22:00 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km GreeceGFZ
Thu, 9 Apr 22:00 UTCM 3.7 / 2 km GreeceEMSC

User reports for this quake (20)

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Fokata (20.3 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Loud rumble, slight shaking (reported through our app)
285.3 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
21 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
(Greece, 72 km NE of epicenter) : Bruit puis secousse brève (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 45 km NW of epicenter) : Just this minute felt a short tremor... (reported through EMSC)
Lixouri (Greece, 23 km W of epicenter) : Ήταν δυνατός! (reported through EMSC)
Lixouri (Greece, 23 km W of epicenter) : Noise and moderate shaking for 3-4 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 21 km NW of epicenter) : Θορυβος και ανεπαισθητο κουνημα (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 21 km SW of epicenter) : No it just made me jump (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 21 km SE of epicenter) : Sudden low rumble and house shook from underneath rather than the usual sway. Lasted long seconds (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 21 km SW of epicenter) : Ho sentito terremoto era forte (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 20 km S of epicenter) : Woke me at around 1:00 (reported through EMSC)
Lakithra (Greece, 19 km SW of epicenter) : Low rumbling noise and room vibrating. lasted approx 5 seconds. Woke us both up. (reported through EMSC)
Argostoli (Greece, 19 km SW of epicenter) : Quick a bit noisy. 3-5 secNot so strong (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 18 km SW of epicenter) : Felt the floor move (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 14 km SW of epicenter) : Five mins ago x kefalonia (reported through EMSC)
Poros (Greece, 12 km SE of epicenter) : Slight shake for less than 5sec (reported through EMSC)
Poros (Greece, 12 km SE of epicenter) : Παρά πολύ έντονο κούνημα! Είχε και έντονο θόρυβο από τα κτήρια... (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 16 km SW of epicenter) : Βοή και μέτριο κούνημα (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 7 km W of epicenter) : It was a slight rumble. (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Greece on Thursday, 9 April 2020

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