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Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Albania time = UTC +1
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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Albania Nov 11 15:07 3.0 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Albania Nov 06 23:02 3.4 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Republic Of North Macedonia Nov 04 19:56 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Gostivar - Felt it from my first floor apartment--some shaking, no damage
  • EMSC Albania Nov 04 11:11 2.9 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Nov 02 01:27 3.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Nov 01 18:08 3.5 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Nov 01 15:28 4.1 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Nov 01 05:25 5.1 10 MAP
    GEOFON Greece-albania Border Region Nov 01 05:25 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • PAROS ISLAND - in the morning we waked up by several knocking noises inside the house during 10 minutes. we looked for a Person knocking at our door and did not find anyone
  • USGS Korce, Albania Nov 01 05:25 4.7 10 MAP
    EMSC Albania Oct 31 04:45 2.9 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Oct 30 13:13 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Oct 30 04:29 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Oct 27 17:39 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Oct 26 10:46 2.9 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Oct 20 21:15 3.1 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Oct 05 23:55 2.9 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Oct 01 12:22 3.4 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 28 14:21 3.2 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Greece Sep 27 02:20 3.2 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 26 13:16 2.9 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 25 08:38 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 25 02:23 3.4 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 25 01:47 3.1 31 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 25 01:24 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Shkozet - Strong shaking
  • Durres - Quick but strong shake. Lot of low level activity
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 25 01:24 3.8 30 MAP
    USGS Durres, Albania Sep 25 01:24 4.4 10 MAP
    EMSC Albania Sep 24 20:27 3.0 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 24 16:53 2.9 35 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 24 05:22 3.4 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 23 02:43 2.9 32 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - Light shaking
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 22 22:06 2.9 51 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 22 22:03 3.8 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Fushe-kruje, Albania Sep 22 20:08 4.5 10 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 22 20:08 4.1 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - Moderate shaking
  • Rinas - 2 - 4 seconds
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 22 18:43 3.0 100 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 22 11:46 2.9 48 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirrana - Light shaking
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 22 07:09 3.4 44 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 22 07:05 3.5 15 MAP
    EMSC Albania Sep 22 06:25 3.2 32 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Prishtina - Weak shaking
  • EMSC Albania Sep 22 05:19 2.9 29 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 22 04:46 3.2 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 22 02:20 3.4 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 22 00:49 3.4 80 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 22 00:28 4.1 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Shijak, Albania Sep 22 00:28 4.4 10 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 21 22:07 4.5 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - Some cracks on walls
  • Будва - Минута, полторы
  • Петровац - Первый опыт,трясло секунд 40, за целый день 3 раза трясло
  • TIrana - several earthquakes is shaking tirana and durres city, it felt like a trailer crosed down my house...we really scared
  • Tirana - I'm still shocked i can't sleep. This is terrifying
  • Солнечный берег - 26.09.2019г в 14 часов почти 4 секунды на 3 этаже двигался пол, ветки комнатных растений раскачивались, пустая пластиковая бутылка из под молока упала с кухонной панели.
  • USGS Shijak, Albania Sep 21 22:07 4.8 10 MAP
    EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 21 21:02 3.0 42 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Albania Sep 21 20:00 3.4 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - 5 seconds
  • Tirane - It was very strong shock.Everyone out in the street.My house has no damage.It almost lasted like 10 or 15 secs.
  • Tirana - Very strong shaking
  • Tirane - Strong shaking
  • Durres - On 7th floor of a block of flats. Strong shaking for some seconds. Tall furniture shook violently. Glasses fell off shelves. Some cosmetic damage to lower floors of building.
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 21 19:06 3.2 38 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - Very strong shaking
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 21 17:58 3.0 5 MAP
    EMSC Albania Sep 21 17:12 3.2 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - Very strong shaking
  • Elbasan - Moderate shaking
  • Corfu - My husband and I were lying on our bed on the second floor of our holiday apartment about 30ft up My husband was dozing when the bed started shaking It’s secured to the wall so no explanation for movement I had know idea what it was, but he immediately said it feels l like an earth tremor. It lasted a few seconds about 5 pm and was followed a few minutes later by weaker shaking No damage,we weren’t sure it was definitely an earthquake until we saw the reports
  • EMSC Albania Sep 21 16:32 3.0 37 MAP
    USGS Shijak, Albania Sep 21 16:10 4.7 10 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 21 16:10 4.2 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tirana - Very strong shaking
  • EMSC Adriatic Sea Sep 21 14:48 3.2 88 MAP
    EMSC Albania Sep 21 14:15 5.4 60 MAP
    GEOFON Albania Sep 21 14:15 5.4 25 MAP
    USGS Shijak, Albania Sep 21 14:15 5.1 10 MAP

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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