Mag. 3.1 earthquake - 1.6 km northeast of Fitokos, Magnesia, Thessaly, Greece, on 29 Oct 5:03 am (GMT +2) -

Mag. 3.1 earthquake  - 1.6 km northeast of Fitokos, Magnesia, Thessaly, Greece, on 29 Oct 5:03 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 14 km depth

29 Oct 03:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
29 Oct 03:10: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 2.0 km (from 6.2 to 1.2 mi).
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29 Oct 05:01: Now using data updates from NOA
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 03:03:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29 Oct 5:03 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4167°N / 22.95°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Fitokos (pop: 132)
5 km (3 mi) NNE of Nea Ionia (Magnesia) (pop: 32,700)
6 km (4 mi) N of Volos (pop: 86,000)
19 km (12 mi) NE of Néa Anchiálos (Nea Agchialos, Magnisia) (pop: 5,910)
19 km (12 mi) NW of Kala Nera (Magnesia) (pop: 594)
19 km (12 mi) W of Tsagkarada (Magnesia) (pop: 525)
31 km (19 mi) NNE of Almyrós (Almiros, Magnisia) (pop: 7,960)
52 km (32 mi) ESE of Larissa (pop: 144,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 15°C (59 F), humidity: 87%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: NOA
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.114 km6 Km N of Volos, GreeceNOA
M 3.19 km5 Km N of Volos, GreeceEMSC

User reports for this quake (11)

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Volos (6.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s : Wake me up (reported through our app)
LSA, Volos / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short
Volos / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Álli Meriá (Greece, 5 km SE of epicenter) : Πολύ μικρός σε διάρκεια. Επίκεντρο στο Πήλιο; Μόλις έκανε και έναν ανεπαίσθητο μετασεισμό. | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Anakasiá (Greece, 3 km SE of epicenter) : Ήταν αισθητός. Με μικρή διάρκεια και βοή. | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Agriá (Greece, 9 km SE of epicenter) : It woke me up as the closet door made sound as if someone was in the house :) (reported through EMSC)
Volos (Greece, 5 km S of epicenter) : Small duration but a bit intense, especially for that magnitude. (reported through EMSC)
Volos (Greece, 5 km S of epicenter) : Αρκετά σύντομος και αισθητός στις 05:05. (reported through EMSC)
Volos (Greece, 5 km S of epicenter) : Αισθητός (reported through EMSC)
Álli Meriá (Greece, 5 km SE of epicenter) : Short and noisy. (reported through EMSC)
Volos (Greece, 5 km S of epicenter) : Short but noticeable! (reported through EMSC)
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