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Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 5.1 km southeast of Thebes, Nomos Voiotias, Central Greece, on Monday, Oct 3, 2022 at 8:53 am (GMT +3) -

Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 5.1 km southeast of Thebes, Nomos Voiotias, Central Greece, on Monday, Oct 3, 2022 at 8:53 am (GMT +3) Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - 5.1 km southeast of Thebes, Nomos Voiotias, Central Greece, on Monday, Oct 3, 2022 at 8:53 am (GMT +3)

Minor magnitude 1.7 earthquake at 9 km depth

3 Oct 05:56 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 2 minutes.
3 Oct 06:00: Magnitude recalculated from 1.6 to 1.7. Epicenter location corrected by 0.8 km (0.5 mi) towards WNW.
3 Oct 06:12: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 9.1 km (from 3.1 to 5.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3 km (1.9 mi) towards S.
3 Oct 06:14: Now using data updates from NOA

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 3, 2022 05:53:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Oct 3, 2022 at 8:53 am (GMT +3)
Depth9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.2993°N / 23.367°E (Nomos Voiotias, Central Greece, Greece)
Antipode38.299°S / 156.633°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoSousaki (47 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities5 km (3 mi) SE of Thebes (pop: 22,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
10 km (6 mi) NNE of Erythres (Attica) (pop: 2,860) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
12 km (7 mi) W of Asopia (pop: 1,380) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (10 mi) E of Vagia (pop: 4,540) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Loukisia (pop: 1,160) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) W of Oinofyta (pop: 2,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
28 km (17 mi) SW of Chalcis (pop: 59,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) NW of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 19.1°C (66 F), humidity: 46%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from NE
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 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.
1.79.1 kmGreece: 5 Km ESE From ThebesNOA
1.79.1 kmGreeceRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.7, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.
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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