Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 44 km south of Karpathos, Greece, on Wednesday, 24 Feb 2021 6:15 am (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 44 km south of Karpathos, Greece, on Wednesday, 24 Feb 2021 6:15 am (GMT +2)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.5 at 14 km depth

24 Feb 04:20 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 4 minutes.
24 Feb 04:21: Profondeur recalculée de 5.0 à 12.0 km (de 3.1 à 7.5 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 4.3 km (2.6 mi) au WNW.
24 Feb 04:22: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: NOA
24 Feb 08:29: Profondeur recalculée de 10.0 à 13.5 km (de 6.2 à 8.4 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 4.2 km (2.6 mi) au WNW.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 04:15:47 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: mercredi, 24 févr. 2021 06:15 (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.5
Profondeur: 13.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1251°N / 27.0795°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Grèce)
Volcan le plus près: Nisyros (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km SSE de Poli (pop: 80) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
44 km SSO de Karpathos (pop: 2,240) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
75 km E de Palekastro (pop: 1,090) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
89 km E de Sitía (pop: 8,710) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
122 km E de Ierapetra (pop: 12,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
124 km E de Aghios Nicolaos (Agios Nikolaos) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
153 km SO de Archangelos (Archaggelos) (pop: 5,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
173 km SO de Ialysos (Ialisos) (pop: 11,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
179 km SO de Rhodes (pop: 56,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
437 km SE de Athènes (pop: 664,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
34 km SSE de Kasos Island (pop: 1,010) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
143 km SO de Rhodes Island (pop: 115,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 15°C (59 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 10 m/s (20 kts) from NW
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.514 km33 Km SSE From Kassos, GreeceNOA
3.410 kmDODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECEEMSC
3.617 kmGIRIT ADASI ACIKLARI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA), GreeceKOERI-RETMC

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