Mag. 2.6 earthquake - SOUTHERN GREECE on Sunday, 6 March 2016 at 06:51 (GMT)

Mag. 2.6 earthquake  - SOUTHERN GREECE on Sunday, 6 March 2016 at 06:51 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 3 km depth

6 Mar 13:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Date & time: 6 Mar 2016 06:51:48 UTC
Magnitude: 2.6
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
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.63 km SOUTHERN GREECEEMSC
M 2.722 km27 Km W from DimitsanaNOA

User reports for this quake

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At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
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Mag. 2.6 earthquake - SOUTHERN GREECE on Sunday, 6 March 2016 at 06:51 (GMT)
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