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Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 29 km south of Drohobych, Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 12:25 pm (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 29 km south of Drohobych, Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 12:25 pm (GMT +3) Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 29 km south of Drohobych, Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine, on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 12:25 pm (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth

20 May 09:33 UTC: First to report: KRZO after 8 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 20, 2022 09:25:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, May 20, 2022 at 12:25 pm (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.5
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude49.092°N / 23.45°E (Lvivska Oblast, Ukraine)
Antipode49.092°S / 156.55°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceKRZO (Kövesligethy Radó Seismological Observatory, CSFK GGI)
Nearby towns and cities8 km (5 mi) NW of Skole (Lviv) (pop: 6,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) S of Truskavets’ (Lviv) (pop: 26,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (13 mi) S of Boryslav (Lviv) (pop: 36,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Stebnyk (Lviv) (pop: 20,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) S of Drohobych (Lviv) (pop: 79,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Stryi (pop: 61,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
93 km (58 mi) SSW of Lviv (pop: 717,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
530 km (329 mi) WSW of Kyiv (Kyiv City) (pop: 2,797,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 19.9°C (68 F), humidity: 35%, wind: 7 m/s (13 kts) from SW
Estimated seismic energy released1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.510 kmUkraineKRZO

Seismograms

Seismic station: PLSN/GEOFON Station Kalwaria Paclawska, Poland (KWP/PL network) | Distance from quake: 81 km / 50 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station PLSN/GEOFON Station Kalwaria Paclawska, Poland: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

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There are no user reports for this quake.

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