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Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Greece: 8 Km SE From Zarakes on Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 9:16 pm (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Greece: 8 Km SE From Zarakes on Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 9:16 pm (GMT +2) Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - Greece: 8 Km SE From Zarakes on Tuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 9:16 pm (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 1.5 earthquake at 12 km depth

6 Dec 19:20 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 4 minutes.
6 Dec 19:52: Magnitude recalculated from 1.3 to 1.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 12.4 km (from 3.1 to 7.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 14 km (8.8 mi) towards NNE.
6 Dec 19:53: Now using data updates from NOA

Earthquake details

Date & timeDec 6, 2022 19:16:18 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, Dec 6, 2022 at 9:16 pm (GMT +2)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude1.5
Depth12.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.2388°N / 24.2496°E (Greece)
Antipode38.239°S / 155.75°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoMethana (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities6 km (4 mi) NE of Diliso (pop: 28) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) NE of Agia Paraskevi (pop: 59,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Marousi (pop: 72,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Chalandri (pop: 74,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Acharnes (pop: 99,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) ENE of Nea Ionia (pop: 67,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (33 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Peristeri (pop: 140,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 14°C (57 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from SSE
Estimated seismic energy released1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
1.512 kmGreece: 8 Km SE From ZarakesNOA
1.512 kmGreece: Aegean SeaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 1.5, 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.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Jul 9, 1956 03:11
67 years ago
7.7

20 km
231km / 144mi19 km S of Amorgos, Nomos Kykladon, South Aegean, GreeceMore
Nov 8, 1905 22:06
117 years ago
7.4

15 km
100km / 62mi10.1 km E of Patitiri, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Oct 6, 1947 19:55
75 years ago
7.3

15 km
267km / 166mi27 km SE of Pylos, Messenia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Dec 19, 1981 14:10
41 years ago
7.2

10 km
140km / 87mi125 km NW of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Feb 19, 1968 22:45
55 years ago
7.2

15 km
140km / 87mi57 km S of Mirina, Lesvos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Feb 14, 2008 10:09
15 years ago
6.9

29 km
299km / 186mi72 km SW of Kalamata, Messenia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Sep 26, 1932 19:20
90 years ago
6.9

10 km
230km / 143miAmmouliani, 18 km SW of Ierissos, Chalkidiki, Central Macedonia, GreeceMore
Jun 26, 1926 19:46
97 years ago
6.9

15 km
284km / 176mi16 km SW of Kefalos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, GreeceMore
Aug 6, 1983 15:43
40 years ago
6.8

2.4 km
216km / 134mi46 km NW of Limnos Island, Lesvos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Jan 18, 1982 19:27
41 years ago
6.8

10 km
196km / 122mi104 km S of Neapolis, Kavala, East Macedonia and Thrace, GreeceMore
Mar 31, 1965 09:47
58 years ago
6.8

75 km
162km / 100miNisida Agios Georgios, 2.8 km SE of Galaxidi, Phocis, Central GreeceMore
Oct 6, 1944 02:34
78 years ago
6.8

15 km
247km / 153mi22 km NW of Ayvalik, Ayvalık İlçesi, Balıkesir, TurkeyMore
Oct 30, 2020 11:51
2 years ago
6.7

2 km
227km / 141miAegean Sea, 17 km NE of Karlovassi, Samos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Jan 8, 2006 11:34
17 years ago
6.7

66 km
233km / 145mi21 km E of Kythira Island, Attica, GreeceMore
Feb 24, 1981 20:53
42 years ago
6.7

33 km
115km / 71miNomos Voiotias, Central Greece, 74 km W of Athens, GreeceMore
Mar 27, 1975 05:15
48 years ago
6.7

5 km
292km / 181mi37 km NW of Canakkale, TurkeyMore
Apr 30, 1954 13:02
69 years ago
6.7

10 km
212km / 132miNomos Kardhitsas, Thessaly, 9.8 km W of Neo Monastiri, Phthiotis, Central GreeceMore
May 13, 1995 08:47
28 years ago
6.6

14 km
306km / 190miGrevena, 19 km SW of Kozani, West Macedonia, GreeceMore
Mar 4, 1967 17:58
56 years ago
6.6

15 km
103km / 64mi24 km NE of Skyros, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Feb 14, 2008 12:08
15 years ago
6.5

28 km
298km / 185mi65 km S of Pylos, Messenia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Jul 26, 2001 00:21
22 years ago
6.5

10 km
91km / 57mi86 km NE of Chalcis, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Jun 15, 1995 00:15
28 years ago
6.5

14 km
173km / 107miPhocis, Central Greece, 51 km E of Patras, Achaea, Western GreeceMore
Dec 27, 1981 17:39
41 years ago
6.5

13 km
96km / 60mi31 km E of Skyros Island, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Mar 8, 1957 12:14
66 years ago
6.5

10 km
180km / 112mi1.1 km S of Kokkina, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Jul 23, 1949 15:03
74 years ago
6.5

15 km
198km / 123mi10.1 km NW of Karaburun, İzmir, TurkeyMore
Nov 18, 1919 21:54
103 years ago
6.5

10 km
242km / 150mi24 km NW of Ayvalik, Ayvalık İlçesi, Balıkesir, TurkeyMore
Jun 12, 2017 12:28
6 years ago
6.4

8 km
192km / 119miAegean Sea, 23 km SW of Skopelos, Lesvos, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Jun 8, 2008 12:25
15 years ago
6.4

16 km
240km / 149miAchaea, 24 km NE of Amaliada, Ilia Prefecture, Western GreeceMore
Oct 13, 1997 13:39
25 years ago
6.4

24 km
283km / 176mi74 km S of Kalamata, Messenia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Mar 4, 1981 21:58
42 years ago
6.4

29 km
84km / 52miNomos Voiotias, Central Greece, 46 km NW of Athens, GreeceMore
Feb 25, 1981 02:35
42 years ago
6.4

33 km
98km / 61mi54 km W of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Jul 9, 1980 02:11
43 years ago
6.4

14 km
155km / 97mi13 km SE of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Mar 8, 1957 12:21
66 years ago
6.4

10 km
185km / 115miMagnesia, 15 km SE of Farsala, Nomos Larisis, Thessaly, GreeceMore
May 24, 2014 09:25
9 years ago
6.3

28 km
248km / 154miAegean Sea, 74 km SW of Alexandroupoli, Evros, East Macedonia and Thrace, GreeceMore
Jul 9, 1980 02:35
43 years ago
6.3

20 km
185km / 115mi35 km W of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Apr 8, 1970 13:50
53 years ago
6.3

20 km
137km / 85mi98 km W of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Jul 6, 1965 03:18
58 years ago
6.3

20 km
150km / 93miNisida Agios Dimitrios, 12 km SE of Itea, Phocis, Central GreeceMore
Aug 30, 1926 11:38
96 years ago
6.3

50 km
216km / 134mi14 km S of Gefyra, Laconia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Feb 20, 2008 18:27
15 years ago
6.2

9.9 km
308km / 192mi70 km S of Pylos, Messenia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Jan 6, 2008 05:14
15 years ago
6.2

75 km
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Jul 20, 1996 00:00
27 years ago
6.2

33 km
344km / 213mi85 km S of Kos Stadt, Dodecanese, South Aegean, GreeceMore
Feb 5, 1966 02:01
57 years ago
6.2

10 km
235km / 146mi3.7 km NW of Vracha, Nomos Evrytanias, Central GreeceMore
Jul 17, 1964 02:34
59 years ago
6.2

153 km
56km / 35mi5.3 km W of Ano Liosia, Attica, GreeceMore
Apr 19, 1955 16:47
68 years ago
6.2

15 km
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99 years ago
6.2

10 km
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Nov 6, 1992 19:08
30 years ago
6.1

17 km
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Jun 17, 1984 07:48
39 years ago
6.1

23 km
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Sep 13, 1972 04:13
50 years ago
6.1

82 km
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Mar 3, 2021 10:16
1 year 48 weeks ago
6.0

8.5 km
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Sep 7, 1999 11:56
23 years ago
6.0

10 km
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Nov 14, 1997 21:38
25 years ago
6.0

18 km
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36 years ago
6.0

11 km
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Apr 21, 1955 07:18
68 years ago
5.9

15 km
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Sep 5, 1953 14:18
69 years ago
5.9

15 km
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Apr 30, 1985 18:14
38 years ago
5.7

27 km
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Apr 17, 1954 20:52
69 years ago
5.7

20 km
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Sep 22, 2012 03:52
10 years ago
5.6

10 km
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Jun 10, 2001 13:11
22 years ago
5.6

33 km
125km / 78mi51 km NW of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Mar 29, 1986 18:36
37 years ago
5.6

10 km
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Jan 16, 1958 04:18
65 years ago
5.6

15 km
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Nov 27, 1957 03:08
65 years ago
5.6

15 km
175km / 109mi9.2 km NW of Almyros, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
May 21, 1957 13:24
66 years ago
5.6

15 km
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Apr 4, 2014 20:08
9 years ago
5.5

113 km
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Mar 25, 1986 01:41
37 years ago
5.5

4.4 km
79km / 49mi87 km W of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Mar 7, 1981 11:34
42 years ago
5.5

33 km
81km / 51mi42 km NW of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Nov 26, 1957 11:50
65 years ago
5.5

15 km
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Mar 28, 1957 22:26
66 years ago
5.5

15 km
172km / 107mi6.4 km NW of Almyros, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Mar 8, 1957 20:38
66 years ago
5.5

15 km
172km / 107mi8.1 km W of Almyros, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Nov 2, 1956 16:04
66 years ago
5.5

15 km
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May 18, 1956 22:08
67 years ago
5.5

15 km
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Oct 13, 1952 16:42
70 years ago
5.5

15 km
120km / 74mi7.3 km E of Istiaia, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Mar 19, 1989 05:36
34 years ago
5.4

10 km
130km / 81mi51 km E of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
May 6, 1984 09:12
39 years ago
5.4

12 km
137km / 85mi68 km NW of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Jan 8, 1975 19:32
48 years ago
5.4

18 km
136km / 85mi97 km W of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Mar 29, 1959 23:07
64 years ago
5.4

15 km
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Nov 8, 1953 14:45
69 years ago
5.4

15 km
67km / 42mi33 km N of Euboea Island, Central GreeceMore
Jan 21, 1951 18:51
72 years ago
5.4

15 km
103km / 64mi22 km S of Skiathos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Nov 17, 2014 23:09
8 years ago
5.3

1 km
85km / 53miAegean Sea, 26 km NW of Chalcis, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Dec 29, 1981 08:00
41 years ago
5.3

10.4 km
77km / 48miSkyros, 128 km NE of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Jul 10, 1980 19:39
43 years ago
5.3

10 km
165km / 103mi6.2 km S of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Nov 26, 1957 08:15
65 years ago
5.3

15 km
168km / 105mi2.5 km S of Néa Anchialos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Jul 19, 2019 11:13
4 years ago
5.2

13 km
65km / 40miCentral Greece, 4.5 km N of Magoula, Attica, GreeceMore
Jun 9, 2015 01:09
8 years ago
5.2

10 km
91km / 56mi8.4 km E of Malesina, Phthiotis, Central GreeceMore
Nov 17, 2014 23:05
8 years ago
5.2

11 km
88km / 54miAegean Sea, 28 km NW of Chalcis, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Dec 13, 2008 08:27
14 years ago
5.2

24 km
156km / 97mi1.6 km NE of Drimea, Phthiotis, Central GreeceMore
Oct 14, 2008 02:06
14 years ago
5.2

24 km
87km / 54mi13 km NE of Mantoudi, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Nov 9, 2007 01:43
15 years ago
5.2

9 km
140km / 87mi54 km NW of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, GreeceMore
Jun 17, 1986 17:54
37 years ago
5.2

10 km
74km / 46mi126 km NE of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Mar 5, 1981 06:59
42 years ago
5.2

25 km
98km / 61miNomos Voiotias, Central Greece, 58 km NW of Athens, GreeceMore
Nov 14, 1974 14:26
48 years ago
5.2

3 km
114km / 71miNomos Voiotias, Central Greece, 89 km NW of Athens, GreeceMore
Jun 4, 1952 20:31
71 years ago
5.2

15 km
93km / 58mi30 km NW of Skyros, Euboea, Central GreeceMore
Aug 17, 2020 07:27
2 years ago
5.1

109 km
160km / 99miAegean Sea, 108 km S of Glyfada, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, GreeceMore
Aug 7, 2013 09:06
9 years ago
5.1

18 km
146km / 91mi2.2 km N of Modhion, Phthiotis, Central GreeceMore
Oct 9, 2010 19:04
12 years ago
5.1

10.8 km
132km / 82miNisida Tampourlo, 14 km NE of Xylokastro, Corinthia, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Jun 18, 2008 01:58
15 years ago
5.1

83 km
144km / 89miNisida Bourtzi, 0.6 km E of Neo Iraio, Nomos Argolidos, Peloponnese, GreeceMore
Dec 21, 2006 18:30
16 years ago
5.1

23 km
133km / 83mi57 km E of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Aug 11, 1980 09:15
43 years ago
5.1

17 km
180km / 112mi26 km W of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Jul 9, 1980 02:10
43 years ago
5.1

10 km
158km / 98mi16 km S of Volos, Magnesia, Thessaly, GreeceMore
Apr 5, 1978 04:50
45 years ago
5.1

45 km
107km / 66miCorinthia, Peloponnese, 20 km NW of Nisi Agkistri Island, Attica, GreeceMore
Nov 14, 1974 15:29
48 years ago
5.1

24 km
105km / 65miNomos Voiotias, Central Greece, 79 km NW of Athens, GreeceMore
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