Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - , Aydın, 8 km east of Pythagoreio (North Aegean, Greece), Turkey, on Saturday, 12 Dec 2020 11:26 pm (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - , Aydın, 8 km east of Pythagoreio (North Aegean, Greece), Turkey, on Saturday, 12 Dec 2020 11:26 pm (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

12 Dec 20:30 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
12 Dec 20:32: Epicenter location corrected by 1.4 km (0.9 mi) towards NE.
12 Dec 20:44: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.3.
12 Dec 20:58: 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: 12 Dec 2020 20:26:19 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 12 Dec 2020 11:26 pm (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.67°N / 27.03°E (Aydın, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (82 km / 51 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SSE of Vathy (North Aegean, Greece) (pop: 1,890) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Davutlar (pop: 9,480) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SW of Kusadasi (pop: 63,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Sarıkemer (pop: 2,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Söke (pop: 68,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Didim (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) SSW of Özdere (İzmir) (pop: 13,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SW of Selçuk (İzmir) (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Aydin (pop: 163,000) --> See nearby quakes!
563 km (350 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Moderate Rain 15°C (59 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.310 kmWESTERN TURKEYEMSC
3.312 km17 Km ESE From Samos, GreeceNOA
3.25.4 kmSISAM ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), GreeceKOERI-RETMC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Selçuk / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
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