Seismic information: Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 – Mare Adriatico, 5.8 km south of Durazzo, Durres, Albania, Dominica, 5 June 2022 15:21 (GMT +2)
Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.3 at 10 km depth
Jun 5 13:23 UTC: First signal: GFZ dopo 3 minutes.
June 5 1:28 p.m.: Magnitudine ricalcolata from 3.9 to 3.8. Position of epicenter corretta 1.4 km (0.9 mi) NW.
June 5 1:50 p.m.: Ora utilizando new fonte di dati: USGS
Updated Sun 5 Jun 2022, 13:54
Moderate magnitude earthquake 4.3 to 6 km southeast of Durres, Albania
4.3 earthquake June 5 3:21 p.m. (GMT +2)
The event was recorded by the United States Geological Survey, the first seismological agency to report it.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the German Research Center for Geosciences (GFZ) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.8. Other agencies reporting the same earthquake include the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) at magnitude 3.5, the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) at magnitude 4.3, and the RaspberryShake Citizen Seismograph Network of magnitude 4.3.
Based on preliminary seismic data, the quake was likely felt by many people in the epicenter area. It must not have caused major damage, other than objects falling off shelves, glass breaking, etc.
In Durres (pop. 122,000) located 6 km from the epicenter, and in Kavajë (pop. 29,400) 12 km away, the earthquake should have been felt as light tremors.
Weak tremors could have been felt at Tirana (pop. 374,800) located 29 km from the epicenter, Kruje (pop. 21,300) at 37 km and Lushnje (pop. 41,500) at 42 km.
Other towns near the epicenter where the earthquake could have been felt as a very weak tremor include Bar (17,700 inhabitants) located 96 km from the epicenter.
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|Data and ora||June 5, 2022 13:21:06 UTC –|
|Local sound all epicentro||Dominica, 5 June 2022 15:21 (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter longitude latitude||41.2752°N / 19.4802°E (Mare Adriatico, Albania)|
|Antipode||41.275°S / 160.52°W|
|Intensity di scuomento||Scuomento debole|
|Font dati primaria||USGS (United States Geological Survey)|
|Luoghi vicini||6 km SSE from Durazzo (inhabitants: 122,000) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
12 km NNW from Kavaje (population: 29,400) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
29 km WSW from Tirana (population: 374,800) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
96 km SSE from Antivari (Montenegro) (population: 17,700) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
131 km South Podgorica (Montenegro) (inhabitants: 236,900) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
139 km WSW from Bogovinje (North Macedonia) (inhabitants: 15,200) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
147 km WSW from Brvenica (North Macedonia) (population: 16,300) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
153 km WSW from Zelino (North Macedonia) (population: 25,400) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
155 km N from Island of Nisi Ereikoussa (pop.: 496) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
170 km NNW from Island of Vrachonisida Peristerai (pop: 1) | Map | Sismi nelle Vicinanze
|Weather all epicentro at the time of the earthquake||Some clouds 31.2°C (88 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from NNW|
|seismic energy rilasciata stimata||1.8×1011 joules (49.4 MWh, equivalent to 42.5 tonnes of TNT) | on seismic energy|
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|4.3||10 kilometers||5 km SSE of Durrës, Albania||USGS|
|4.3||10 kilometers||Albania: ADRIATIC SEA||CSEM|
|3.5||10 kilometers||Albania: 155 km north of Othonoi||PNA|
|3.4||10 kilometers||Costa Albanese Settentrionale (ALBANIA)||INGV|
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