Event status: unconfirmed [?]

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: Croatia Jan 4, 2021 4:49 am (GMT +1) -

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: Croatia Jan 4, 2021 4:49 am (GMT +1)
4 Jan 03:51 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
Date & time: Jan 4, 2021 03:49:01 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 4, 2021 4:49 am (GMT +1)
Magnitude: unknown
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 45.16667°N / 15.5°E (Croatia)
Antipode: 45.167°S / 164.5°W
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) NW of Slunj (pop: 1,790) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Ogulin (pop: 8,760) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Velika Kladusa (Unsko-sanski kanton, Bosnia & Herzegovina) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) S of Karlovac (pop: 46,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNE of Otocac (pop: 4,380) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WNW of Cazin (Unsko-sanski kanton, Bosnia & Herzegovina) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Bihac (Bosnia & Herzegovina) (pop: 75,600) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Petrinja (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of Velika Gorica (pop: 31,600) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SSW of Zagreb (pop: 699,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 4.4°C (40 F), humidity: 95%, wind: 0 m/s (0 kts) from W
Primary data source: VolcanoDiscovery
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User reports for this quake (16)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Celje (121.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Budapest (375.5 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Maribor, Slovenia / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 10-15 s
Petrinja / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Zagreb / Light shaking (MMI IV)
split (199.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Galdovacka ulica 109, Sisak (79 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
KONŠĆICA / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
karlovac (35.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Gušće (Sisak) / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Velika Gorica / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Komarevo Sisak / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Zagreb, Center / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s
Zagreb / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 20-30 s
Lijevi Degoj / Light shaking (MMI IV)
sisal / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
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