Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 73 km southwest of İzmir, Turkey, Greece, on Friday, 9 October 2020 at 00:00 (GMT) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 73 km southwest of İzmir, Turkey, Greece, on Friday, 9 October 2020 at 00:00 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

9 Oct 00:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
9 Oct 00:04: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.0 to 5.0 km (from 7.5 to 3.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.8 km (1.8 mi) towards SW.
9 Oct 04:26: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 10.0 km (from 3.1 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.1 km (1.3 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: 9 Oct 2020 00:00:20 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.85°N / 26.71°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) NW of Agios Nikolaos (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) N of Karlovasi (pop: 6,710) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Mytilinioi (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Seferihisar (Turkey) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Kusadasi (Turkey) (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) S of Urla (Turkey) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) W of Söke (Turkey) (pop: 68,200) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SSW of Karabağlar (Turkey) (pop: 458,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SE of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) E of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SE of Chios Island (pop: 32,400) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 21°C (70 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from SW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.610 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceEMSC
M 3.67.7 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceKOERI-RETMC

User reports for this quake (20)

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İzmir (65.4 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Athens, greece / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Bodrum (Turkey, 111 km SE of epicenter) : Bodrum hissedilmedi (reported through EMSC)
Menemen (Turkey, 89 km N of epicenter) : Sallandıkk (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 75 km NE of epicenter) : 1-2 saniye çok hafif hissettim (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 75 km NE of epicenter) : Das Bett hat gewackelt (reported through EMSC)
Karşıyaka (Turkey, 75 km NE of epicenter) : Çiğli kısa hissedildi (reported through EMSC)
Izmir (Turkey, 72 km NE of epicenter) : i was in a sleep when i hearth the shutters are shaking. It was a short but strong shake that wokes me up. (reported through EMSC)
İzmir (Turkey, 72 km NE of epicenter) : Felt a slight tremor (reported through EMSC)
İzmir (Turkey, 72 km NE of epicenter) : very slowly (reported through EMSC)
Buca (Turkey, 72 km NE of epicenter) : Bucada iyi hissettirdi kısa sürdü (reported through EMSC)
Karabağlar (Turkey, 68 km NE of epicenter) : Uyandırdı, 3-4 saniye sürdü (reported through EMSC)
Karabağlar (Turkey, 68 km NE of epicenter) : 3.6 (reported through EMSC)
Karabağlar (Turkey, 68 km NE of epicenter) : Güzel uyandık (reported through EMSC)
Gaziemir (Turkey, 63 km NE of epicenter) : 8. Kat... Belli belirsiz farkettik... (reported through EMSC)
Urla (Turkey, 52 km N of epicenter) : Ses ile gelen sarsıntı kısa sürdü (reported through EMSC)
Değirmendere (Turkey, 47 km NE of epicenter) : Çok hafif altan sallandı (reported through EMSC)
Seferihisar (Turkey, 40 km N of epicenter) : Kedi acaip bir sesle uyandırdı, korkmuş besbelli, bildirim alınca anladım deprem olmuş (reported through EMSC)
Seferihisar (Turkey, 40 km N of epicenter) : Ürkütücü (reported through EMSC)
Seferihisar (Turkey, 39 km N of epicenter) : Leichtes Beben (reported through EMSC)
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