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Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 49 km southeast of Mires, Greece, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 9:03 am (GMT +3) -

Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 49 km southeast of Mires, Greece, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 9:03 am (GMT +3) Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 49 km southeast of Mires, Greece, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 9:03 am (GMT +3)

Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 55 km depth

28 May 06:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
28 May 06:08: Now using data updates from NOA
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28 May 06:55: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 31.6 to 54.8 km (from 19.6 to 34 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 15 km (9.4 mi) towards NNW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 28, 2022 06:03:02 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, May 28, 2022 at 9:03 am (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.7
Depth54.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude34.7452°N / 25.2658°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Antipode34.745°S / 154.734°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoSantorini (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities31 km (19 mi) SSE of Pýrgos (pop: 1,130) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Arvi (pop: 671) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) S of Arkalochori (pop: 3,540) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) SE of Mires (pop: 6,380) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Agia Varvara (pop: 2,170) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
53 km (33 mi) SW of Ierapetra (pop: 12,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
64 km (40 mi) SW of Agios Nikolaos (pop: 11,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
386 km (240 mi) SSE of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (42 mi) S of Kreta Island (pop: 623,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
108 km (67 mi) E of Gavdos Island (pop: 152) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 22.5°C (73 F), humidity: 69%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from NNW
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 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
3.755 kmGreece: 27 Km S From TsoutsourosNOA
4.197 kmCrete, GreeceRaspberryShake
3.780 kmCRETE, GREECEEMSC
4.197 kmCrete, GreeceGFZ
3.783 kmGreece: GIRIT ADASI ACIKLARI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA)KOERI-RETMC

Seismograms

Seismic station: Elmali-ANTALYA (ELL/KO network) | Distance from quake: 474 km / 295 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Elmali-ANTALYA: 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 (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
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20 km
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Feb 9, 1948 12:58
75 years ago
7.3

15 km
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15 km
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Jan 8, 2006 11:34
17 years ago
6.7

66 km
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Aug 13, 1922 00:09
100 years ago
6.7

15 km
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Jul 20, 2017 22:31
5 years ago
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11 km
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70 years ago
6.5

25 km
89km / 56mi47 km SE of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, GreeceMore
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13 years ago
6.4

19 km
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Jul 15, 2008 03:26
14 years ago
6.4

52 km
263km / 164mi19 km SE of Kattavia, Dodecanese, South Aegean, GreeceMore
Aug 17, 1982 22:22
40 years ago
6.4

31 km
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Oct 12, 2021 09:24
50 weeks ago
6.3

9 km
115km / 72miEastern Mediterranean, GreeceMore
May 4, 1972 21:40
50 years ago
6.3

35 km
164km / 102mi57 km SW of Chania, Crete, GreeceMore
Apr 23, 1933 05:57
89 years ago
6.3

15 km
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Aug 30, 1926 11:38
96 years ago
6.3

50 km
289km / 179mi14 km S of Gefyra, Laconia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Aug 11, 1922 08:19
100 years ago
6.3

20 km
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Jan 30, 2020 11:21
3 years ago
6.2

10 km
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9 years ago
6.2

65 km
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21 years ago
6.2

88 km
169km / 105mi50 km NW of Karpathos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, GreeceMore
Jul 20, 1996 00:00
26 years ago
6.2

33 km
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Jun 21, 1984 10:43
38 years ago
6.2

39 km
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58 years ago
6.2

65 km
93km / 58mi38 km S of Rethymno, Crete, GreeceMore
Jun 21, 2017 12:46
5 years ago
6.1

66 km
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7 years ago
6.1

20 km
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Mar 17, 2004 05:21
19 years ago
6.1

25 km
178km / 111mi121 km SW of Chania, Crete, GreeceMore
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28 years ago
6.1

76 km
103km / 64mi31 km NE of Rethymno, Crete, GreeceMore
Jun 12, 1969 15:13
53 years ago
6.1

22 km
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Dec 5, 1968 07:52
54 years ago
6.1

20 km
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Apr 27, 1965 14:09
57 years ago
6.1

60 km
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May 14, 1959 06:37
63 years ago
6.1

35 km
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Jul 30, 1956 09:15
66 years ago
6.1

15 km
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3 years ago
6.0

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11 years ago
6.0

60 km
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Sep 11, 1977 23:19
45 years ago
6.0

33 km
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May 9, 1966 00:42
56 years ago
6.0

25 km
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Jan 26, 1962 08:17
61 years ago
6.0

25 km
233km / 145mi72 km W of Livadia, Chania, Crete, GreeceMore
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112 years ago
6.0

15 km
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9 years ago
5.9

24 km
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52 weeks ago
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Apr 30, 1992 11:44
30 years ago
5.8

20 km
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Apr 28, 1962 11:19
60 years ago
5.8

65 km
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66 years ago
5.8

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53 km
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Mar 17, 1989 05:42
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31 km
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Mar 19, 1983 21:41
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5.7

65 km
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5.7

26 km
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5.7

15 km
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28 km
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Mar 28, 2008 00:16
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5.6

45 km
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27 years ago
5.6

33 km
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32 years ago
5.6

23 km
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5.6

61 km
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5.6

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43 years ago
5.6

33 km
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43 years ago
5.6

33 km
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60 years ago
5.6

25 km
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5.6

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66 years ago
5.6

15 km
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Aug 1, 1923 08:16
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5.6

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5.5

32 km
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26 km
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10 km
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14 km
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38 km
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14 km
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Mar 28, 1989 13:29
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5.5

57 km
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Apr 22, 1955 10:02
67 years ago
5.5

15 km
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Feb 7, 1953 22:31
70 years ago
5.5

15 km
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Sep 23, 1950 06:23
72 years ago
5.5

45 km
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5.4

5 km
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Dec 10, 2019 21:58
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5.4

80 km
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May 25, 2016 08:36
6 years ago
5.4

37 km
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7 years ago
5.4

43 km
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12 years ago
5.4

35 km
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Oct 12, 2002 05:58
20 years ago
5.4

10 km
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Nov 5, 1997 12:22
25 years ago
5.4

33 km
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Jul 9, 1990 11:22
32 years ago
5.4

60 km
130km / 81mi45 km SW of Kasos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, GreeceMore
Jan 3, 1983 00:12
40 years ago
5.4

74 km
84km / 52mi93 km S of Rethymno, Crete, GreeceMore
Mar 7, 1978 22:33
45 years ago
5.4

42 km
27km / 17mi93 km S of Heraklion, Crete, GreeceMore
Oct 5, 1957 11:36
65 years ago
5.4

15 km
142km / 88mi96 km SE of Kalo Nero, Lasithi, Crete, GreeceMore
Sep 16, 1956 18:07
66 years ago
5.4

15 km
98km / 61mi28 km N of Elounda, Lasithi, Crete, GreeceMore
Oct 1, 1951 01:26
71 years ago
5.4

15 km
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Sep 28, 2021 04:48
52 weeks ago
5.3

10.7 km
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2 years ago
5.3

52 km
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May 2, 2020 16:44
2 years ago
5.3

10 km
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Jul 15, 2017 20:30
5 years ago
5.3

15 km
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Jun 9, 2015 21:49
7 years ago
5.3

45 km
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Jan 27, 2012 01:33
11 years ago
5.3

5.2 km
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11 years ago
5.3

28 km
138km / 86mi46 km SW of Fokia, Chania, Crete, GreeceMore
Oct 3, 2010 15:20
12 years ago
5.3

10 km
118km / 73mi51 km SE of Sitia, Lasithi, Crete, GreeceMore
Jan 13, 2009 06:12
14 years ago
5.3

42 km
144km / 90mi57 km NE of Sitia, Lasithi, Crete, GreeceMore
Aug 4, 2008 19:38
14 years ago
5.3

31 km
140km / 87mi189 km SE of Heraklion, Crete, GreeceMore
Aug 13, 2006 10:35
16 years ago
5.3

33 km
124km / 77mi97 km SE of Sitia, Lasithi, Crete, GreeceMore
Nov 26, 2001 05:03
21 years ago
5.3

33 km
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Mar 10, 2000 22:01
23 years ago
5.3

10 km
82km / 51mi135 km SE of Heraklion, Crete, GreeceMore
Feb 22, 2000 11:55
23 years ago
5.3

33 km
35km / 21mi91 km SE of Heraklion, Crete, GreeceMore
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