Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 8.4 km north of Kokkari, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, Oct 30, 2020 3:00 pm (GMT +2) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake Aegean Sea, 17 km northeast of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, Oct 30, 2020 1:51 pm (GMT +2), which had occurred 1 hour and 9 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 8.4 km north of Kokkari, Samos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, Oct 30, 2020 3:00 pm (GMT +2)

Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

30 Oct 13:04 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
30 Oct 13:16: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 5.3. Epicenter location corrected by 1.8 km (1.1 mi) towards E.
Date & time: Oct 30, 2020 13:00:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Oct 30, 2020 3:00 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.85°N / 26.86°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 37.85°S / 153.14°W
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) NNE of Kampos Vourlioton (pop: 91) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Karlovassi (pop: 6,710) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Kusadasi (Turkey) (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) S of Seferihisar (Turkey) (pop: 19,600) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WSW of Selcuk (Turkey) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) WNW of Söke (Turkey) (pop: 68,200) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Karabağlar (Turkey) (pop: 458,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SE of Castro (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (88 mi) S of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) E of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNW of Agathonisi Island (pop: 150) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (198 mi) NNE of Crete Island (pop: 623,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 23°C (73 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from S
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.310 km- 11 km NNW of Kokkári, GreeceGFZ
4.95 km43 Km W of Aydin, TurkeyEMSC
4.95.3 kmAegean Sea, GreeceKOERI-RETMC
4.910 km11 Km NNW of Kokkári, GreeceUSGS
4.924 km40 Km SSW of İzmir, TurkeyNOA
4.910 kmNeon Karlovasion / Sporaden, GreeceZAMG

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Yalikavak, Muğla (92.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Kokkini Chani, Heraklion, Crete (314.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Paleo Faliro (277.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s
‘Amminadav, Jerusalem (1016.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Was in jerusalem. Didnt feel the earthquake (reported through our app)  
bulga (610.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
Kos Town, Dodecanese, South Aegean (110.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Slightly moving ground, not everybody noticed  
Didim / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Başakşehir (Turkey, 392 km NE of epicenter) : I was in Istanbul. (reported through EMSC)  
Ortyakent Yahşi (Turkey, 98 km SE of epicenter) : Bitez hissetti (reported through EMSC)  
Bayraklı (Turkey, 69 km N of epicenter) : Felt it, for 3 - 4 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
Koçarlı (Turkey, 69 km E of epicenter) : Bu sefer kaçtık (reported through EMSC)  
Didim (Turkey, 61 km SE of epicenter) : Didimi sarsti (reported through EMSC)  
Kuşadası (Turkey, 29 km E of epicenter) : Das Meer steigt hier und fällt auch gleich wieder her also das steigt kann man sagen wenn ich das so schätzen darf um 50 cm und 2 Minuten später geht es auch wieder runter (reported through EMSC)  
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