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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Greece on Tuesday, 21 July 2020

Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake  - Greece on Tuesday, 21 July 2020
21 Jul 13:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 5.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: Tuesday, 21 July 2020 13:32 UTC
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.12°N / 20.5°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (230 km / 143 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SW of Miniá (pop: 300)
2 km (1 mi) SW of Lakíthra (pop: 300)
2 km (1 mi) W of Sarláta (pop: 400)
109 km (68 mi) W of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
175 km (108 mi) S of Ioánnina (pop: 65,600)
282 km (175 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 21 Jul 13:32 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km GreeceEMSC
Tue, 21 Jul 13:32 UTCM 3.8 / 18 kmGrčka (Greece)SSS
Tue, 21 Jul 13:32 UTCM 4.0 / 17 km (Greece)NOA
Tue, 21 Jul 13:32 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km10 km SW of Argostólion, GreeceUSGS
Tue, 21 Jul 13:32 UTCM 4.5 / 10 kmIonian Sea (Greece)GFZ

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FOKATA (2.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
10.5 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
53.8 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : In Tsilivi was the Earthquake not felled but in Lagadakia (reported through our app)
0.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
3.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Lassi, Marinos Appartments (4.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lixouri (9.6 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
mirtiotissa / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : shaking of the electricity pylon in Front of Restaurant for about 30 sec.
Alykes / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Xi beach / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Svoronata / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Only lasted seconds
Lixouri Lepeda / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shook the ground whilst in the sea
Argostoli / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Lourdata / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Hotel room shook strongly x
Karovomilos (sami) kefalonia / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt it in the bathroom. Glass was shaking
Katastari Zakynthos / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Vélo (Greece, 204 km E of epicenter) : Felt it, but slightly. It was like a truck drove by, had a projector on and saw the picture on the wall shake. (reported through EMSC)
Ambelókipoi (Greece, 51 km SE of epicenter) : Μεγαλης διάρκειας. (reported through EMSC)
Póros (Greece, 31 km E of epicenter) : 5 seconds duration, guite gentle. (reported through EMSC)
Póros (Greece, 31 km E of epicenter) : Πολύ χαλαρός!! (reported through EMSC)
Póros (Greece, 31 km E of epicenter) : Heard it before you felt the movement Kateliós (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 25 km NE of epicenter) : Felt bigger than 3 (reported through EMSC)
Vlacháta (Greece, 18 km NE of epicenter) : Felt 2 shocks whilst sitting. I first thought the dog had bumped the chair, but he was lying some distance away. Nothing was disturbed in the house. (reported through EMSC)
Vlacháta (Greece, 18 km NE of epicenter) : In Karavados I felt quite strong. My cats were scared. (reported through EMSC)
Vlacháta (Greece, 18 km NE of epicenter) : Felt that, house felt like it was moving. (reported through EMSC)
Vlacháta (Greece, 18 km NE of epicenter) : Substantial shaking (reported through EMSC)
Argostólion (Greece, 14 km N of epicenter) : Πόρος Κεφαλλονιά. Ελαφρό κούνημα. (reported through EMSC)
Vlacháta (Greece, 18 km NE of epicenter) : Kefalonia karvados the house shook (reported through EMSC)
Lixoúri (Greece, 11 km NW of epicenter) : Slow shake followed by firmer rumble...2 or 3 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Valsamáta (Greece, 10 km NE of epicenter) : Μεταξάτα Αρκετά δυνατό κούνημα με βουή (reported through EMSC)
Argostólion (Greece, 7 km NW of epicenter) : The whole house and surrounding area was moving like being at sea ! (reported through EMSC)
Argostólion (Greece, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Πολύ δυνατό (reported through EMSC)
Argostólion (Greece, 7 km NW of epicenter) : Must be near the airport. Small but noisy. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 0 km NE of epicenter) : In xi beach, small tremble about one second (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 0 km NE of epicenter) : Heard the rumble first. Thought a helicopter was landing on the roof, then strong quick shaking for some seconds (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Greece on Tuesday, 21 July 2020
 

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