Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 46 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 8:24 am (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 46 km southwest of Mytilene, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, 16 Feb 2021 8:24 am (GMT +2)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.9 at 19 km depth

16 Feb 06:28 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 4 minutes.
16 Feb 06:29: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: NOA
16 Feb 06:40: Magnitude recalculée de 3.7 à 3.9. Profondeur recalculée de 10.0 à 19.1 km (de 6.2 à 11.9 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 4.4 km (2.7 mi) au WSW.
Date & time: 16 Feb 2021 06:24:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mardi, 16 févr. 2021 08:24 (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.9
Profondeur: 19.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9502°N / 26.0596°E (Mer Égée, Grèce)
Volcan le plus près: Kenger (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km SO de Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km SSE de Eresos (pop: 1,040) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
31 km OSO de Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km SSO de Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
43 km SSO de Petras (pop: 1,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
46 km OSO de Mytilène (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
65 km N de Chios (pop: 24,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
68 km SO de Ayvalik (Turquie) (pop: 70,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
81 km ONO de Aliağa (Turquie) (pop: 44,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
230 km ENE de Athènes (pop: 664,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km SSO de Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 3.7°C (39 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 9 m/s (17 kts) from N
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.919 km46 Km WSW From Mitilini, GreeceNOA
4.019 kmAEGEAN SEA, GreeceEMSC
3.912 kmAEGEAN SEA, GreeceKOERI-RETMC
4.010 kmNear the Coast of Western TurkeyNIEP
4.413 km16 Km WSW of Polichnítos, GreeceUSGS

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
26.6 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Eresos / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
POLICHNITOS / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
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