Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 31 km southwest of Lesvos Island, North Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 31 km southwest of Lesvos Island, North Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

13 Feb 18:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
13 Feb 18:47: Magnitude recalculated from 3.0 to 2.9. Epicenter location corrected by 2.4 km (1.5 mi) towards NNE.
13 Feb 19:24: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.0.
Date & time: 13 Feb 2021 18:14:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 13 Feb 2021 8:14 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.98°N / 26.06°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Eresos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (144 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) SE of Lemnos Island (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 10.2°C (50 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts)
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.010 kmNEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
2.98.7 kmMIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA), GreeceKOERI-RETMC

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