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Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Pehchevo, 40 km northeast of Radovis, North Macedonia, on Thursday, Aug 4, 2022 at 9:28 am (GMT +3) -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Pehchevo, 40 km northeast of Radovis, North Macedonia, on Thursday, Aug 4, 2022 at 9:28 am (GMT +3) Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Pehchevo, 40 km northeast of Radovis, North Macedonia, on Thursday, Aug 4, 2022 at 9:28 am (GMT +3)

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 1 km depth

4 Aug 06:32 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
4 Aug 06:37: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 5.0 km (from 6.2 to 3.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 14 km (8.5 mi) towards NW.
4 Aug 06:41: Magnitude recalculated from 3.0 to 3.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 1.0 km (from 3.1 to 0.6 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 5.6 km (3.5 mi) towards N.

Earthquake details

Date & timeAug 4, 2022 06:28:41 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Aug 4, 2022 at 9:28 am (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.1
Depth1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude41.8°N / 22.89°E (Pehchevo, North Macedonia)
Antipode41.8°S / 157.11°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (3 mi) N of Pehčevo (pop: 2,440) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) NNE of Berovo (pop: 13,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Delcevo (Delchevo) (pop: 17,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (18 mi) SW of Blagoevgrad (Bulgaria) (pop: 71,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) ENE of Radovis (Radovish) (pop: 25,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) NW of Sandanski (Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria) (pop: 26,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) E of Shtip (pop: 48,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
123 km (76 mi) E of Skopje (Grad Skopje) (pop: 474,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeFew Clouds 19.4°C (67 F), humidity: 48%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from N
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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.11 kmBulgaria: NW Balkan RegionRaspberryShake
3.05 kmREPUBLIC OF NORTH MACEDONIAEMSC
3.18.2 kmBulgaria: 41 Km N From Ano Poroia KilkisNOA

Seismograms

Seismic station: Divcibare, Serbia (DIVS/MN network) | Distance from quake: 348 km / 216 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Divcibare, Serbia: 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

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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