Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Rodopi, 7 km east of Plovdiv, Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 01:32 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 3 km depth
16 Dec 05:03 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 4 hours.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.1287°N / 24.8295°E↗ (Rodopi, Plovdiv, Bulgaria)
Antipode: 42.129°S / 155.171°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) ESE of Philippopel (pop: 340,500) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) W of Sadovo (pop: 2,660) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Asenovgrad (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Rakovski (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Stamboliyski (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Parvomay (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Chirpan (Stara Zagora) (pop: 17,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Peshtera (Pazardzhik) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) S of karurovu~o (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) ESE of Sofia (Sofia-Capital) (pop: 1,152,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||3 km||BULGARISTAN, Bulgaria||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.