Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 15 km south of Nisida Garmpias Island, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 1 Feb 2021 7:03 am (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 15 km south of Nisida Garmpias Island, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 1 Feb 2021 7:03 am (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth

1 Feb 05:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
1 Feb 05:08: Now using data updates from NOA
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1 Feb 05:40: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 3.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 16.3 to 16.1 km (from 10.1 to 10 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.8 km (2.4 mi) towards ESE.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2021 05:03:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Feb 2021 7:03 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 16.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9442°N / 26.0957°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Eresos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 15.6°C (60 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 10 m/s (20 kts) from S
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.816 km44 Km WSW From Mitilini, GreeceNOA
3.910 km35 Km WSW From Mitilini, GreeceEMSC
4.39 kmNear the Coast of Western TurkeyNIEP
3.816 kmPolikhnitos / Ägäis, GreeceZAMG
4.210 kmAegean Sea, GreeceGFZ

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Sarimsakki/ Atvalik / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : I was lying in bed, intense short shaking of the house, scary, jumping out of bed ready to run outside when it stopped 10 minutes later again was a shorter and less intense shaking  
Istanbul, kucukcekmece / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : .  
İzmir Türkiye / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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