Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 37 km northwest of Larisa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, on Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 8:45 pm (GMT +2) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.0 quake 22 km northwest of Larissa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, 3 Mar 2021 12:16 pm (GMT +2), which had occurred 1 day 8 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 37 km northwest of Larisa, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece, on Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 8:45 pm (GMT +2)

Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 6 km depth

4 Mar 18:51 UTC: First to report: NOA after 6 minutes.
4 Mar 18:53: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.3. Epicenter location corrected by 72 km (45 mi) towards NE.
4 Mar 20:34: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 6.4 km (from 6.2 to 4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 34 km (21 mi) towards SSW.
Update Thu, 4 Mar 2021, 19:00
Magnitude 4.3 earthquake strikes near Katerini, Pieria, Macedonia Centrale, Greece
4.3 quake 4 Mar 8:45 pm (GMT +2)
4.3 quake 4 Mar 8:45 pm (GMT +2)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake near Katerini, Pieria, Macedonia Centrale, Greece, was reported only 15 minutes ago by the National Observatory of Athens (NOA), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Greece. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter in the evening on Thursday 4 March 2021 at 8:45 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake was probably felt by many people in the area of the epicenter. It should not have caused significant damage, other than objects falling from shelves, broken windows, etc.
In Agios Dimitrios (pop. 880) located 3 km from the epicenter, the quake should have been felt as light shaking.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Litochoro (pop. 6,700) located 22 km from the epicenter, Katerini (pop. 53,300) 27 km away, and Véroia (pop. 44,500) 44 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Naousa (pop. 19,900) located 58 km from the epicenter, Ptolemaida (pop. 30,000) 64 km away, Kalamaria (pop. 91,600) 78 km away, Thessaloniki (pop. 354,300) 82 km away, and Sykiés (pop. 45,000) 83 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 4 Mar 2021 18:45:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 4 Mar 2021 8:45 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 6.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.8483°N / 22.0816°E (Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, Greece)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WNW of Evangelismos (pop: 722) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NE of Verdikoussa (pop: 1,600) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Tsaritsani (pop: 2,510) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of Krania Elassonas (pop: 2,940) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) NW of Týrnavos (Tirnavos) (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of Larisa (pop: 144,700) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Trikala (pop: 61,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Karditsa (pop: 32,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Katerini (Central Macedonia) (pop: 53,300) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) NW of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 8°C (46 F), humidity: 50%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.16.4 km26 Km N From Elassona, GreeceNOA

User reports for this quake (20)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
106.4 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
114 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
55.2 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s
145.4 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
172.7 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
София (330.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 20-30 s
Echinus (119.8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
99 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
110 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
237.6 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
246.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Thessaloniki / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s
Kozani / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / complex motion difficult to describe / 1-2 s
LARISSA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 5-10 s
Volos , Greece / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 15-20 s
Corfu, Aghios Markos / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
Saranda albania / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
Veles, MACEDONIA / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Bitola / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
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