Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Kardzhali, 9.2 km north of Nedelino (Smolyan), Bulgaria, on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 03:12 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 7 km depth
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.538°N / 25.091°E↗ (Kardzhali, Bulgaria)
Antipode: 41.538°S / 154.909°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) N of Nedelino (Smolyan) (pop: 5,020) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SE of Banite (Smolyan) (pop: 1,280) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Madan (Smolyan) (pop: 5,660) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Kardzhali (pop: 51,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNE of Xanthi (East Macedonia and Thrace, Greece) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SSE of Asenovgrad (Plovdiv) (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Dimitrovgrad (Haskovo) (pop: 43,300) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SSE of Philippopel (Plovdiv) (pop: 340,500) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SE of Pazardzhik (pop: 76,000) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SE of Sofia (Sofia-Capital) (pop: 1,152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSS
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||7 km||74 km SSE of Plovdiv, Bulgaria||SSS|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.