Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 50 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 1 Feb 2021 12:42 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 50 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 1 Feb 2021 12:42 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

1 Feb 12:01 UTC: First to report: NOA after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
1 Feb 12:03: Magnitude recalculated from 2.3 to 3.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 17.5 to 10.0 km (from 10.9 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2 km (124 mi) towards ENE.
1 Feb 14:44: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 10.1 km (from 6.2 to 6.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 33 km (20 mi) towards W.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2021 10:42:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 1 Feb 2021 12:42 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 10.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9365°N / 26.0257°E (Aegean Sea, Central Greece, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Agios Fokas (North Aegean) (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Eresos (North Aegean) (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Agiasos (North Aegean) (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Kalloni (North Aegean) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini, North Aegean) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) N of Chios (North Aegean) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Balıkesir, Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNW of Çeşme (İzmir, Turkey) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (141 mi) ENE of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
311 km (193 mi) E of Lamia (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.010.1 km14 Km SSE From Kymi, GreeceNOA

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