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Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 10.2 km northwest of Metkovic, Metković, Dubrovnik - Neretva, Croatia, on Thursday, Sep 8, 2022 at 9:56 pm (GMT +2) -

Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 10.2 km northwest of Metkovic, Metković, Dubrovnik - Neretva, Croatia, on Thursday, Sep 8, 2022 at 9:56 pm (GMT +2) Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - 10.2 km northwest of Metkovic, Metković, Dubrovnik - Neretva, Croatia, on Thursday, Sep 8, 2022 at 9:56 pm (GMT +2)

Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 2 km depth

8 Sep 20:00 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
8 Sep 20:30: Now using data updates from EMSC

Earthquake details

Date & timeSep 8, 2022 19:56:39 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Sep 8, 2022 at 9:56 pm (GMT +2)
Depth2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude43.1°N / 17.54°E (Dubrovnik - Neretva, Croatia)
Antipode43.1°S / 162.46°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt5 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities7 km (4 mi) N of Komin (Dubrovačko-Neretvanska) (pop: 1,240) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Metkovic (Općina Metković, Dubrovačko-Neretvanska) (pop: 13,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
11 km (7 mi) S of Ljubuski (Zapadnohercegovački kanton, Föderation Bosnien und Herzegowina, Bosnia & Herzegovina) (pop: 9,990) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
19 km (12 mi) SW of Čitluk (Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina) (pop: 5,720) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SW of Mostar (Federation of B&H, Bosnia & Herzegovina) (pop: 104,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
36 km (23 mi) ENE of Korcula (Dubrovačko-Neretvanska) (pop: 2,860) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Makarska (Split-Dalmatia) (pop: 13,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
326 km (203 mi) SSE of Zagreb (City of Zagreb) (pop: 699,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 24.8°C (77 F), humidity: 72%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from E
Estimated seismic energy released3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) | 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.
2.52 kmNear Metković, Dubrovačko-Neretvanska, CroatiaEMSC
2.52 kmCroatia: NW Balkan RegionRaspberryShake
2.52 kmCroatia: Bacina / KroatienZAMG


Seismic station: Divcibare, Serbia (DIVS/MN network) | Distance from quake: 226 km / 141 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. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (5)

At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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mostar (14.8 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Opuzen, Dubrovnik-Neretva (19.2 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : It was short in lenght, but i definitly felt it, the door and the windows were shakeing  
Komarna / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Duboka / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : Light vibration, 5-10 seconds  
hardomilje / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / very short

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