Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 19 km south of Nisida Garmpias Island, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 8 Feb 2021 9:39 am (GMT +2) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 19 km south of Nisida Garmpias Island, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, 8 Feb 2021 9:39 am (GMT +2)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 13 km depth

8 Feb 07:43 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
8 Feb 07:44: Now using data updates from NOA
8 Feb 08:00: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 13.0 km (from 6.2 to 8.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 23 km (14 mi) towards W.
Date & time: 8 Feb 2021 07:39:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 8 Feb 2021 9:39 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9108°N / 26.0294°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Eresos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) N of Chios (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NNW of Çeşme (Turkey) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NW of Urla (Turkey) (pop: 45,200) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 17°C (63 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 10 m/s (20 kts) from S
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
3.013 km47 Km NNW From Oinoussai, GreeceNOA
3.012 kmAEGEAN SEA, GreeceEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
POLICHNITOS (22.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
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