Mag. 2.6 earthquake - SOUTHERN GREECE on Sunday, 6 March 2016 at 06:51 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 3 km depth
6 Mar 13:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.58°N / 21.76°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Kallithéa (pop: 949) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) E of Krestena (pop: 1,860) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NE of Zacharo (pop: 5,890) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSE of Lalas (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) ESE of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ESE of Amaliada (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) W of Tripoli (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) S of Patras (pop: 168,000) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.6||3 km||SOUTHERN GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||22 km||27 Km W from Dimitsana||NOA|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.