Moderate earthquake - Greece - July 19, 2019

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Magnitude : 3.5

Local Time (conversion only below land) : Unknown

GMT/UTC Time : 2019-07-19 16:57:39

Depth (Hypocenter) : 11 km

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
GEOFON Greece Jul 19 16:57 3.4 10 MAP
EMSC Greece Jul 19 16:57 3.5 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Greece Jul 19 12:11 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Aigaleo - All the walls in the apartment shook and my cats went crazy
  • Glyfada - Moderate shaking
  • Ermioni - Very weak shaking
  • Athens - 8-10 second of shaking.
  • Nea Smyrni - Strong shaking, fallen objects, had to hold myself to the sink. I thought it was above 6M. First floor 1970's building. Unexpected large crack on bearing wall, don't know how deep.The strongest I felt since 2012.
  • Athens - Came out of nowhere, 70’s building 3rd floor. deep rumble, walls started shaking. Plaster fell of one wall, bathroom tiles dislocated. Electricity went down. My first earthquake! Just horrible! Felt one aftershake 15-20mins later.
  • Athens - We were walking in the street and suddenly felt the shame for around 10 seconds and people were running to the streets
  • Athens - About 15 seconds mild then severe then mild again. Was on the 3rd floor in an apartment and the wardrobe doors were opening and closing and the building swayed from side to side.
  • Athens - 2 minutes no damages
  • USGS Fili, Greece Jul 19 12:11 4.2 10 MAP
    EMSC Greece Jul 19 12:11 4.3 16 MAP
    EMSC Greece Jul 19 11:42 3.6 11 MAP
    EMSC Greece Jul 19 11:15 3.2 3 MAP
    GEOFON Greece Jul 19 11:13 5.3 11 MAP
    USGS Magoula, Greece Jul 19 11:13 5.3 10 MAP
    EMSC Greece Jul 19 11:13 5.1 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Athens - Couple of seconds. No damage
  • Athens - Strong shaking
  • Athens - 7-8 seconds
  • Kifisia - About 20 second of moderate shaking. No damage
  • Athens - It lasted for 8 seconds
  • Athens - Light shaking
  • Athens - At fourth floor we felt it. Shaking the lights and the forniture it was around 2 minutes
  • Athens - Strong shaking
  • Piraeus, Athens - around 5 seconds of shake around 2.16pm
  • Marathon Athens - Strong shaking
  • Porto Rafti - Shaking lasted 15 seconds or so
  • Athens - On rooftop pool at Coco Mat Athens BC & cabana we were lying on shook rapidly.
  • Athens - No damage, rocking earthquake typical of japan
  • athens - Light shaking
  • Athens - Light shaking
  • Nea Ionia - No damage, it felt quite strong, lasted a few seconds
  • Athens - 6-8 seconds
  • Athens - Very strong shaking
  • Xylokastro - Light shaking
  • Mykonos - Very good shake for about 30 seconds on the beach and had the stuff on the table moving and shaking even the chairs we were laying on.
  • athens - about 15-20 seconds. building moved and dust and a few things fell.
  • Vouliagmeni - 3rd floor very nice shaking for 5 6 seconds
  • Pollonia Milos - 5 - 8 seconds, water in bottle moving. Stones on table rocking, wobbling sensation sitting in a chair
  • Korinthos - Light shaking
  • Voula - My books fell
  • Athena - I was eating and start to feel the shake and see the walls like gelatin :))))
  • Athens - Moderate shaking
  • Athens - Moderate shaking
  • Martino - Weak shaking
  • Athens - Strong shaking
  • Athens airport - 30 seconds
  • Athens - Moderate shaking
  • Corinth - Light shaking
  • Spata - Very strong shaking
  • Athens - 5-6 seconds Slight walls' cracks
  • Athens - lasted about ten seconds, surprisingly there was no damage
  • Athens - Screens fell over
  • Gerakas - Strong shaking that lasted for about 15- 20 seconds Objects in the room shook and the underground tremors were strong No damage to property either internal or external
  • Athens - 10 seconds nothing fell
  • Athens - Could have lasted 6 seconds. Gave a good shake to the house and some items in the kitchen fell down.
  • Athens - The building was shaking. No damage experienced
  • Ekali - Strong shaking I was on 2nd floor. Picture frames fell off the wall.
  • Athens - Prob 10 secs and more. No damage to property
  • Athen - No damage but strong shake for around 3 seconds
  • Ekali - Strong shaking
  • Athens - Was so unexpected and sudden, lasted around 10 seconds, not exactly sure for how long.. We're on vacation and I think thats the strongest earthquake I've ever encountered, luckily.
  • Athens - We evacuated the building. It was a strong shake on the 3rd floor
  • Athens - Light shaking
  • Megara - Around 10 seconds. Heard things breaking in nearby shops.
  • Athens - No damage, few seconds
  • Athene - Light shaking
  • Xylokastro - 5-7 seconds. No property damage
  • Athens - I was on the 4th floor on a building the shaking started moderate and became strong. Lasted 5 seconds. I have never experienced this before. I was confused at first and then when I started seeing things fall and break, I realized it was an earthquake.
  • Athens - 8 seconds of moderate shaking
  • Athens - 3seconds
  • Athens - At 2:14 pm I was seated on the first floor (one flight up from ground) in a six floors cement building. I felt a movement from side to side and up and down. Initially it was mild but it got strong at the 2nd second of its 4 seconds duration. No object fell and no damage observed in my apartment and balcony. Estimated strength around 5.0-5.3 Richter.
  • Athens - Started as light shaking, like a ripple was coming towards us and then the building started shaking from side to side. Lasted for about 40 seconds.
  • Athens - Shaking for 5-10 seconds, relatively severe. Hotel was evacuated
  • Athens - No damage, about 20 seconds
  • Hydra - Light shaking
  • Piraeus - Lasted about 8 seconds. Building shook. No damage
  • Piraeus, Athens - 5 minutes ago very weak second earthquake
  • Votanikos - For me it felt like it lasted 5 seconds
  • Athens - 5 seconds, walls shaking, little girl fell over, people ran out into streets, didn’t see any damage
  • Athens - Moderate shaking
  • Palea Fokaia - Shaking lasted about 20 seconds, but it made a lot of noise! No visible damage!
  • Athens - About 8 sec of shaking.
  • Athens - Strong shaking
  • Nea Kifisia - Strong shaking
  • Vravrona - Light shaking
  • Piraeus, Athens - 15.11 pm Third earthaque very weak
  • Athens - Cracks on walls lasted about 20 seconds with one brief after shock
  • Maroussi - this was an aftershock of the main quake earlier today
  • athens - this was an after shock of an earlier EQ 50 min. ago dogs barked but the crickets kept it up.
  • Athens - Strong horizontal shaking of the entire building for a few seconds. Crashing noises heard from outside.
  • Πειραιάς - about 3 earthquakes hapened in the past 2 hours.The first was the strongest and lasted about 15 seconds.The second was a minor and didn\'t last more than 8 seconds.The third was a moderate and lasted exactly 6 seconds.I don\'t know if more will acquire but it may.
  • Athens - Strong shaking
  • Xylocastro - 5 seconds, no damage
  • Chalandri - Moderate shaking
  • athenes - Pas dommages visibles.ondes de choc vers 14h15 ou 20 le long des paroi.soulevé les dalles béton et vitrines legèrement.Evacuation totale apres replique moins perceptible env 30 min après
  • Nafpaktos - Moderate shaking

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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) ?
    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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