Mag. 2.1 earthquake - 17 Km ESE From Pirgos on Saturday, 20 February 2016 at 04:39 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 23 km depth
20 Feb 15:20 UTC: First to report: NOA after 11 hours.
Depth: 22.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.5842°N / 21.6143°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSW of Krestena (pop: 1,860) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NNW of Zacharo (pop: 5,890) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SW of Lalas (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SE of Amaliada (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) N of Kyparissia (Kiparissia) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) W of Tripoli (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Patras (pop: 168,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) WSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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|M 2.1||23 km||17 Km ESE from Pirgos||NOA|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.