Mag. 2.3 earthquake - 23 Km ESE From Pirgos on Tuesday, 16 February 2016 at 01:06 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 30 km depth
16 Feb 09:10 UTC: First to report: NOA after 8 hours.
Depth: 29.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.5727°N / 21.682°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) E of Vrina (pop: 860) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) ESE of Krestena (pop: 1,860) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) W of Kallithéa (pop: 949) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Lalas (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Amaliada (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) W of Tripoli (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) S of Patras (pop: 168,000) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) WSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.3||30 km||23 Km ESE from Pirgos||NOA|
|M 2.4||20 km||SOUTHERN GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.