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Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Bosnia Serb Republic, 41 km southeast of Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Sunday, Apr 24, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.7 quake Bosnia Serb Republic, 89 km south of Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Apr 22, 2022 11:07 pm (GMT +2), which had occurred 1 day 7 hours earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Bosnia Serb Republic, 41 km southeast of Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Sunday, Apr 24, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2) Moderate mag. 4.8 earthquake - Bosnia Serb Republic, 41 km southeast of Mostar, Bosnia & Herzegovina, on Sunday, Apr 24, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2)

Moderate magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

24 Apr 04:29 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
24 Apr 04:30: Now using data updates from GFZ
24 Apr 04:34: Magnitude recalculated from 5.5 to 4.8. Epicenter location corrected by 4.2 km (2.6 mi) towards ESE.
24 Apr 04:45: Now using data updates from USGS

Earthquake details

Date & timeApr 24, 2022 04:27:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Apr 24, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.8
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude43.0577°N / 18.1372°E (Bosnia Serb Republic, Bosnia & Herzegovina)
Antipode43.058°S / 161.863°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking
Felt439 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities15 km (9 mi) E of Stolac (Hercegovačko-neretvanski kanton, Federation of B&H) (pop: 7,730) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (14 mi) S of Nevesinje (Srpska) (pop: 7,310) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
31 km (19 mi) NW of Bileća (Srpska) (pop: 13,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (26 mi) SE of Mostar (Federation of B&H) (pop: 104,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) NNW of Trebinje (Srpska) (pop: 33,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) SSE of Konjic (Federation of B&H) (pop: 16,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
90 km (56 mi) S of Sarajevo (Federation of B&H) (pop: 696,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
96 km (60 mi) SW of grazhdh (Föderation Bosnien und Herzegowina) (pop: 17,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
115 km (71 mi) NW of Podgorica (Montenegro) (pop: 236,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
206 km (128 mi) SSE of Banja Luka (Srpska) (pop: 221,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 3.8°C (39 F), humidity: 82%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from ESE
Estimated seismic energy released1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.810 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: 12 Km NNE of Ljubinje, Bosnia And HerzegovinaUSGS
4.88 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINAEMSC
4.810 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: NW Balkan RegionRaspberryShake
5.010 kmCroatia: 319 Km NNW From OthonoiNOA
4.719 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: NW Balkan RegionGFZ
5.010 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: Near SarajevoRENASS
5.122 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: Bosnia And Herz. [Land]INGV
5.034 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: NW Balkan RegionGeoAu
4.819 kmBosnia & Herzegovina: Stolac / Bosnien Und HerzegowinaZAMG

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Budva (102.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s : I dunno just my bed start shaking | 3 users found this interesting.  
Gornji Okrug Croatia (159.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s : Initial sound of glass objects rattling then a wave like experience passing beneath the building causing a feeling of very very slight vertical motion. A wobble. | One user found this interesting.  
Makarska (94.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s : Кровать вибрировала, как будто отжимает стиральная машина и ты на ней лежишь | One user found this interesting.  
sarajevo bulevar (88.2 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : I understood the earthquake by staring my cat, and she also stopped to comprehend the moment. I lasted for 5-10 seconds but didn’t shake much, would say moderate. | One user found this interesting.  
Ragusa (46.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s : Heard initial rumbling which woke me before jolt to building. Shook the bed and the building moved which with 2 and a half feet thick walls is quite a task. | One user found this interesting.  
Mostar, Canton 10, Federation of B&H (40 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s : Spavao sam u krevetu,probudila me jaka buka i podrhtavanje kuće koja je zidana kamenom.Kuća se ljuljala kao da je na vodi.Prozori su zveckali.Dole ispod kuće u zemlji čulo se jako tutnjanje. | One user found this interesting.  
Dubrovnik (45.6 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Like a fast train flying past | 2 users found this interesting.  
Tivat Montenegro (83.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : The quake woke me up. The bed was shaking, as if you were traveling on a Russian train. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Dubrovnik (46 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 1-2 s : In bed we felt a ruble only for 1-2 seconds | 2 users found this interesting.  
Dubrovnik / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Whole apartment shook and bed. Both myself and husband were awake and felt it. It felt like someone had just shaken the apartment like shaking a box. Only a matter of seconds with an abrupt start and end. | One user found this interesting.  
Бар Черногория (132.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Мы живем на 7 этаже и очень хорошо чувствуем толчки, кровать начинает трясти, дверь открывается , закрывается сама | One user found this interesting.  
Vrboska, Croatia (121.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Lying in bed, felt vibration getting stronger, then house shaking and things rattling and it gradually faded away again  
Omis Kroatien (124.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Ich habe geschlafen, bin aber durch mein wackeln des Bett aufgewacht und war anfangs etwas verwirrt. Aber dann merkte ich das das Bett wirklich in Schwingung war  
Split; Croatia (146.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt it in bed ona fourth floor in historic Split. I think my wife and daughter —who are with me-, did not feel it.  
Herceg novi (75.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Waking up in hotel room 4 storey up ! Felt the building shaking medium shake not as long as the previous one a day or so ago which was 5.6  
  • Are you at the iberostar hotel? My parents are staying there and they’re from the UK it is their first experience of an earthquake so the 5.6 on Friday frightened them !
Vrboska, Croatia (121.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Lying in bed, felt vibration getting stronger, then house shaking and things rattling and it gradually faded away again  
Dubroknik (158.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe / 10-15 s : Estaba apunto de dormir y empieza a tembar todo y digo terremoto!! terremoto!! Y salgo fuera de la habitacion y toda la gente esta fuera preguntando: estas Bien?  
Dubrovnik (48.7 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Fairly strong side to side movement with rumbling noise. Lasted about 5 seconds then a few small after-tremors.  
Zuljana (59 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Light shaking with a bit of sideways movement and rumbling | One user found this interesting.  
Dubrovnik (46.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : The building shoke and woke me and my wife up. | One user found this interesting.  
Zenica (127.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Ljuljanje nekoliko sek | One user found this interesting.  
Budva (103.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s : Woke up from vibration in the room. | One user found this interesting.  
Zuljana (59 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Light shaking with a bit of sideways movement and rumbling | One user found this interesting.  
shkodër (158.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s : weak shaking | One user found this interesting.  
Tivat (40.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Shaking bed, woke up | One user found this interesting.  
Budva (103.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Very Hard quake | One user found this interesting.  
Opuzen (47.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : There was a minor shake,here in my town. It lasted for a while(approximately 20 seconds). | One user found this interesting.  
Budva (102.5 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : Shaking while laying in bed | One user found this interesting.  
Trebinje, Srpska (42.1 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Short burst of shaking, that slightly got worse bit quickly evened out | One user found this interesting.  
Budva Montenegro (102.6 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 10-15 s : Anxious | One user found this interesting.  
Medugorje, Kanton 10, Föderation Bosnien und Herzegowina (43.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Wake me up | One user found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
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