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Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - 51 km a sud da Erzurum, Turchia, martedì, 2 ago 2022 03:37 (GMT +3) -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - 51 km a sud da Erzurum, Turchia, martedì,  2 ago 2022 03:37 (GMT +3) Terremoto moderato mag. 4.2 - 51 km a sud da Erzurum, Turchia, martedì,  2 ago 2022 03:37 (GMT +3)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.2 a 10 km di profondità

2 Aug 00:43 UTC: Primo a segnalare: GFZ dopo 6 minuti.
2 Aug 00:56: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: USGS
2 Aug 01:02: Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 3.8 km (2.4 mi) al WNW.
Update Tue, 2 Aug 2022, 01:00

Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes near Erzurum, Turkey

4.2 quake 53 km south of Erzurum, Turkey, Aug 2, 2022 3:37 am (GMT +3)
4.2 quake 53 km south of Erzurum, Turkey, Aug 2, 2022 3:37 am (GMT +3)
A shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported early morning near Erzurum, Turkey.
According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake hit on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022, at 3:37 am local time at a shallow depth of 10 km. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.8. Other agencies reporting the same quake include the Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul (KOERI-RETMC) at magnitude 4.2, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) at magnitude 4.2, and the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake at magnitude 3.8.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Karlıova (pop. 8,800) located 29 km from the epicenter, Tekman (pop. 8,300) 30 km away, Varto (pop. 18,700) 31 km away, and Hınıs (pop. 35,500) 35 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Erzurum (pop. 420,700) located 53 km from the epicenter, Solhan (pop. 15,300) 55 km away, Pasinler (pop. 24,600) 69 km away, Karaçoban (pop. 20,500) 70 km away, and Bingol (pop. 80,600) 92 km away.

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Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora2 Aug 2022 00:37:19 UTC -
Ora locale all'epicentromartedì, 2 ago 2022 03:37 (GMT +3)
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine4.2
Prof.10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine39.4461°N / 41.2578°E (Provincia di Erzurum, Turchia)
Antipode39.446°S / 138.742°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento debole
Sentito1 rapporto
Fonte dati primariaUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Vulcano più vicinoNemrut Dagi (126 km / 78 mi)
Luoghi vicini28 km NE da Karlıova (Bingöl) (pop: 8,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
35 km NNO da Varto (Muş) (pop: 18,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
39 km ONO da Hınıs (pop: 35,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
51 km S da Erzurum (pop: 420,700) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
56 km NNE da Solhan (Bingöl) (pop: 15,300) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
69 km SSO da Pasinler (pop: 24,600) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
73 km O da Karaçoban (pop: 20,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
721 km E da Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Meteo all'epicentro al momento del sismoClear Sky 11.8°C (53 F), humidity: 38%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from E
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata1.3 x 1011 joules (35 MWh, equivalent to 30.1 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.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
4.210 km27 Km NE of Karlıova, TurkeyUSGS
4.210 kmTurkeyRaspberryShake
4.22 kmEASTERN TURKEYEMSC
4.28.6 kmTurkey: GOKOGLAN-TEKMAN (ERZURUM)KOERI-RETMC
3.810 kmTurkeyGFZ

Seismograms

Seismic station: Garni, Armenia (GNI/IU network) | Distance from quake: 308 km / 191 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Garni, Armenia: 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. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Erzurum Turkey (50.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Rattling and Vibrating, I felt during sleeping i | One user found this interesting.  

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