Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 259 km northeast of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece, on Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 11:03 am (GMT +2) -
Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 4 km depth
26 Jan 09:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 11 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 26, 2022 09:03:39 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 26, 2022 at 11:03 am (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||39.7602°N / 25.668°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)|
|Antipode||39.76°S / 154.332°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)|
|Nearby towns and cities||259 km (161 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
81 km (50 mi) NW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 4°C (39 F), humidity: 51%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from NNE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||4.2 km||Greece: AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.