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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 38 km west of Lamia, Phthiotis, Central Greece, on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 2:14 pm (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 38 km west of Lamia, Phthiotis, Central Greece, on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 2:14 pm (GMT +3) Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 38 km west of Lamia, Phthiotis, Central Greece, on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 2:14 pm (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 15 km depth

21 May 11:16 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 1 minute.
21 May 11:19: Now using data updates from NOA
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21 May 11:40: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 3.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 17.8 to 15.3 km (from 11.1 to 9.5 mi).

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 21, 2022 11:14:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, May 21, 2022 at 2:14 pm (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.6
Depth15.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.9827°N / 22.0015°E (Phthiotis, Central Greece, Greece)
Antipode38.983°S / 157.999°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoSousaki (150 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) SSE of Rovoliari (pop: 303) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Makrakomi (pop: 2,250) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) ENE of Karpenisi (pop: 6,890) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) WSW of Domokos (pop: 1,530) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Lamia (pop: 52,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
43 km (27 mi) S of Karditsa (Thessaly) (pop: 32,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) SW of Farsala (Lárisa, Thessaly) (pop: 10,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
187 km (116 mi) NW of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 25.7°C (78 F), humidity: 36%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from ENE
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 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
3.615 kmGreece: 9 Km SSE From RedinaNOA
4.310 kmGreeceGFZ
4.15 kmGREECEEMSC
4.110 kmGreeceRaspberryShake
4.110 km8 Km NW of Makrakómi, GreeceUSGS

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