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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 53 km southeast of Pigadia, Greece, on Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 53 km southeast of Pigadia, Greece, on Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT +2) Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 53 km southeast of Pigadia, Greece, on Saturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 35 km depth

26 Nov 23:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 26, 2022 20:09:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Nov 26, 2022 at 10:09 pm (GMT +2)
Depth35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude35.31°N / 27.7423°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Antipode35.31°S / 152.258°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoNisyros (150 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities53 km (33 mi) ESE of Pigadia (pop: 2,240) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
91 km (56 mi) SSW of Lardos (pop: 1,350) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
132 km (82 mi) SSW of Rhodos (pop: 56,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
178 km (111 mi) SSW of Marmaris (Turkey) (pop: 33,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
181 km (112 mi) SSE of Kos Stadt (Kos) (pop: 19,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
193 km (120 mi) SW of Fethiye (Turkey) (pop: 60,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
194 km (121 mi) S of Bodrum (Turkey) (pop: 39,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
466 km (289 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 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.
4.516 kmGreece: 66 Km ESE From KarpathosNOA
4.656 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceGFZ
4.435 kmDodecanese Islands, GreeceRaspberryShake
4.460 kmGreece: Karpathos / SporadenZAMG
4.435 km52 Km ESE of Karpathos, GreeceUSGS


Seismic station: Ankara, Turkey (ANTO/IU network) | Distance from quake: 674 km / 419 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Ankara, Turkey: 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: 0.2-5.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake (4)

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vlore albania / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : i was laying on my bed and since it was dinnertime in my house everyone else was either up or too focused on their conversations.It wasn't THAT big but i felt it and it was a bit scary not going to lie the shaking lasted for maybe 10 seconds  
Výronas, Nomarchía Athínas, Attica (462.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Zagazig, Sharqia (631.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Pigadia Karpathos / not felt

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