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Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Greece on Monday, 10 August 2020

Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake  - Greece on Monday, 10 August 2020
10 Aug 06:11 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Date & time: Monday, 10 August 2020 06:07 UTC
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.56°N / 22.76°E (Greece)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Chalástra (pop: 7,400)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Síndos (pop: 8,200)
14 km (9 mi) NW of Néa Michanióna (pop: 7,900)
17 km (11 mi) SW of Thessaloníki (pop: 354,300)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Skopje (pop: 474,900)
299 km (186 mi) NW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 10 Aug 06:07 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km GreeceGFZ
Mon, 10 Aug 06:07 UTCM 3.7 / 9 km GreeceEMSC
Mon, 10 Aug 06:07 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km (Greece)NOA

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Thessaloniki / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Thessaloniki / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Plátanos (Greece, 1 km S of epicenter) : Δυνατός αρκετά, μας τρόμαξε κι αυτός (reported through EMSC)
Ampelókipoi (Greece, 33 km E of epicenter) : No (reported through EMSC)
Triandría (Greece, 36 km E of epicenter) : Από τις 5 το πρωί δεν έχει σταματήσει και γίνονται δυο δυο 5ος όρ Τούμπα (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 34 km E of epicenter) : A second stronger shake after a few minutes (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 34 km E of epicenter) : Δυνατός με κούνησε και έτρεμαν και τζάμια (reported through EMSC)
Géfyra (Greece, 22 km NE of epicenter) : Λίγο πιο δυνατός με διάρκεια (reported through EMSC)
Loudias (Greece, 12 km NW of epicenter) : μου φανηκε πιο δυνατός αυτή την φορά. με ξύπνησε και κουνιόταν το φωτιστικό. Τον κατάλαβαν κι αλλοι στο σπίτι και στην γειτονιά. (reported through EMSC)
Évosmos (Greece, 30 km NE of epicenter) : ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΗ δεν καταλάβαμε κάτι; (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - Greece on Monday, 10 August 2020

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