Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 3.8 km northwest of Erétria, Euboea, Central Greece, Greece, on 29 Oct 12:08 am (GMT +2) -

Mag. 3.4 earthquake  - 3.8 km northwest of Erétria, Euboea, Central Greece, Greece, on 29 Oct 12:08 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 16 km depth

28 Oct 22:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
28 Oct 22:14: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.3.
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28 Oct 22:37: Now using data updates from NOA
Date & time: 28 Oct 2020 10:08:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29 Oct 12:08 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.4325°N / 23.7859°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) ENE of Panorama (pop: 93)
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Alivéri (pop: 3,650)
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Chalcis (pop: 59,100)
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Kalamos (Attica) (pop: 1,820)
20 km (12 mi) ENE of Schimatari (Voiotía) (pop: 4,040)
20 km (13 mi) SE of Psachná (Euboea) (pop: 5,830)
50 km (31 mi) N of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000)
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Piraeus (Attica) (pop: 163,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 13.9°C (57 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from N
Primary data source: NOA
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.416 km47 Km N of Peristeri, GreeceNOA
M 3.45 km43 Km N of Acharnes, GreeceEMSC

User reports for this quake (16)

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Néa Ionía (Greece, 129 km NW of epicenter) : Πρώτα ένα βουητό κ μετά ένα κούνημα ανεπαίσθητο για 2 δευτερόλεπτα στην περιοχή του Βόλου. (reported through EMSC)
Volos (Greece, 127 km NW of epicenter) : Με ξύπνησε. Ήταν σύντομος αλλά δυνατός. Αδυνατώ να πιστέψω ότι ήταν μόνο 2,9 (reported through EMSC)
Piraeus (Greece, 55 km S of epicenter) : Νοσοκομείο Αττικόν ανεπαίσθητη (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 54 km S of epicenter) : Only slightly felt and it was very brief as well (reported through EMSC)
Távros (Greece, 52 km S of epicenter) : Quick shake! For just 3seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Távros (Greece, 52 km S of epicenter) : Very quick short shake 2 seconds... (reported through EMSC)
Elefsína (Greece, 48 km SW of epicenter) : Εδώ στον Πειραιά, σε διαμέρισμα ορόφου τον κατάλαβα. Ακαθόριστο κούνημα, σαν ελαφρύ ανακάτεμα κατσαρόλας με κουτάλα (reported through EMSC)
Chaïdári (Greece, 48 km S of epicenter) : Tιποτα στο Χαϊδάρι (reported through EMSC)
Chaïdári (Greece, 48 km S of epicenter) : Χαιδαρι Ελαφρύ κούνημα (reported through EMSC)
Ágioi Anárgyroi (Greece, 45 km S of epicenter) : Ξαπλωμένη στον καναπέ, κουνήθηκε 2 φορές οπότε κ τον κατάλαβα. (reported through EMSC)
Irákleio (Greece, 42 km S of epicenter) : Ισα που το καταλαβα ,2ος όροφοςΝεο Ηρακλειο (reported through EMSC)
Mikrón Vathí (Greece, 17 km W of epicenter) : Μικρή διάρκεια απότομος θόρυβος (reported through EMSC)
Chalkída (Greece, 14 km W of epicenter) : Θορυβώδεις... (reported through EMSC)
Chalkída (Greece, 14 km W of epicenter) : Ανεπαίσθητός (reported through EMSC)
Chalkída (Greece, 14 km W of epicenter) : Slight movement, small duration (reported through EMSC)
Khalkoútsion (Greece, 13 km S of epicenter) : Πρώτα ακούστηκε βουητό και μετά αισθανθηκαμε μικρή σύντομη δόνηση. (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 3.8 km northwest of Erétria, Euboea, Central Greece, Greece, on 29 Oct 12:08 am (GMT +2)
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    | Details
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    | 7.8 |
    90km / 56mi
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    80 years ago
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    | 7.6 |
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    | 7.6 |
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    | 7.5 |
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    115 years ago
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    78km / 48mi
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  • 25 Apr 1957 02:25
    | 7.3 |
    35km / 22mi
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    64 years ago
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    489km / 304mi
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