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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 87 km WNW of Athens, Greece on Saturday, 12 September 2020

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 87 km WNW of Athens, Greece on Saturday, 12 September 2020
12 Sep 20:49 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
12 Sep 22:40: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 10.0 km (from 0 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.4 km (1.5 mi) towards SSE.
Date & time: Saturday, 12 September 2020 20:45 UTC
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.18°N / 22.76°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NE of Xylókastro (pop: 5,500)
19 km (12 mi) N of Kiáto (pop: 9,800)
28 km (17 mi) NW of Periyiáli (pop: 1,600)
81 km (50 mi) NW of Piraeus (pop: 163,700)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
90 km (56 mi) E of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Sat, 12 Sep 20:45 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km87 km WNW of Athens, GreeceEMSC

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(Greece, 31 km S of epicenter) : Πόλη βουή και λειγου ταρακουνιμα (reported through EMSC)
Orchomenós (Greece, 39 km NE of epicenter) : Καθόλου αισθητή δόνηση. (reported through EMSC)
Sylivainiótika (Greece, 38 km W of epicenter) : Ανεπαίσθητη δόνηση στο μπαλκονι. τίποτα ιδιαίτερο (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 32 km SE of epicenter) : ? (reported through EMSC)
Dhervéni (Greece, 31 km W of epicenter) : Λυγιά Κορινθίας,τον αισθανθηκα αμυδρά αλλά φάνηκε να έχει μεγάλη ταλάντωση και μικρό βουητό. (reported through EMSC)
Xylókastro (Greece, 16 km SW of epicenter) : Βουή και μικρή ταλάντωση (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 87 km WNW of Athens, Greece on Saturday, 12 September 2020

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