M7.0 DODECANESE ISLANDS, GREECE on October 30th 2020 at 11:51 UTC

Last update: 11 January 2021 at 08:34 UTC

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Earthquake details

An earthquake of magnitude M7.0 hit Greece and Turkey, October 30th 2020 at 11h51 UTC. Seismological information are available here.

At the time of this report, a lot of buildings are damaged and Greece's Samos island is flooded. According to the Guardians 85 victims in Turkey's Izmir city and at least 2 people in the Greek island of Samos. More than 1000 people had been injured in Turkey's Izmir city, and unfortunately many people are still missing.

More than 867 earthquakes have been recorded in the last 3 days that followed the mainshock.

Additional information can found on the Twitter moments [link].

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Aftershock sequence

Aftershock sequence in Dodecanese Islands since  October 30th 2020 at 11:51 UTC. The mainshock is in blue. Magnitude distribution in time of seismic events within 150 km of the mainshock.


Maps of felt reports

Map felt reports collected for the mainshock.

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Epicenter location

Main Shock Epicenter Location
Past Regional Seismicity as from the ISC catalogue (1964-2004) and EMSC Real Time catalogue (2005-today)
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