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Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 113 km south of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece, on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 10:46 am (GMT +3) -

Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 113 km south of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece, on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 10:46 am (GMT +3) Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 113 km south of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece, on Monday, May 30, 2022 at 10:46 am (GMT +3)

Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 15 km depth

30 May 07:50 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
30 May 07:51: Now using data updates from NOA
30 May 07:53: Magnitude recalculated from 3.2 to 3.1. Epicenter location corrected by 0.9 km (0.5 mi) towards WNW.
30 May 08:05: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 15.1 km (from 6.2 to 9.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 8.4 km (5.2 mi) towards NW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 30, 2022 07:46:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, May 30, 2022 at 10:46 am (GMT +3)
Depth15.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude36.9768°N / 23.9204°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode36.977°S / 156.08°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoMilos (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities49 km (30 mi) WSW of Megalo Livadi (pop: 31) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Adamantas (pop: 1,350) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) SE of Hydra (Nomós Piraiós) (pop: 1,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) SE of Poros (pop: 3,650) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) ESE of Kranidi (pop: 4,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
85 km (53 mi) ENE of Gefyra (pop: 1,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
100 km (62 mi) SE of Epidavros (pop: 1,620) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
113 km (70 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) WNW of Argentiera Island (pop: 910) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
94 km (59 mi) SSE of Nisi Agkistri Island (pop: 1,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
101 km (63 mi) ENE of Elafonisos Island (pop: 1,040) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 21.2°C (70 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 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.
3.115 kmGreece: 52 Km WNW From MilosNOA
2.812 kmSouthern GreeceRaspberryShake


Seismic station: Elmali-ANTALYA (ELL/KO network) | Distance from quake: 533 km / 331 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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