Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 45 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on 22 Jul 3:48 am (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 45 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on 22 Jul 3:48 am (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 14 km depth

22 Jul 00:51 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
22 Jul 00:53: Now using data updates from NOA
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22 Jul 01:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 3.9.
Date & time: 22 Jul 2021 00:48:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 22 Jul 3:48 am (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 13.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9227°N / 26.0907°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Agra (pop: 955) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Plagia (pop: 529) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of Petras (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 26.2°C (79 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 7 m/s (14 kts) from NE
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 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.
3.914 kmGreece: 45 Km WSW From MitiliniNOA
4.210 kmGreece: Aegean SeaGFZ
4.28.6 kmGreece: AEGEAN SEA REVISE01 (2021.07.22KOERI-RETMC
4.312 km15 Km SSW of Polichnítos, GreeceUSGS
4.312 kmGreece: Polikhnitos / ÄgäisZAMG

User reports for this quake (4)

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Vatera / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s
81105 (30.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / very short (reported through our app)
vatera / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : das bett hat stark gewackelt  
Vatousa (33.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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