Mag. 4.6 earthquake - - 43km SSW of Lithakia, Greece, on 2018-10-26 09:03:11 +01:00

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake Ionian Sea 25 October 22:54 UTC, which had occurred 9 hours earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - - 43km SSW of Lithakia, Greece, on 2018-10-26 09:03:11 +01:00

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Oct 09:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 21 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2018 08:03:11 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 2018-10-26 09:03:11 +01:00
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.387°N / 20.5602°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Kerí (Zákynthos) (pop: 469)
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Katastárion (Zákynthos) (pop: 1,380)
53 km (33 mi) SW of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500)
83 km (52 mi) SW of Amaliáda (Amaliada) (pop: 16,800)
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400)
89 km (55 mi) S of Argostólion (Argostoli) (pop: 9,820)
141 km (87 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
286 km (177 mi) WSW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.610 km- 43km SSW of Lithakia, GreeceUSGS

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Mag. 4.6 earthquake - - 43km SSW of Lithakia, Greece, on 2018-10-26 09:03:11 +01:00
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 09 Jul 1956 03:11
    | 7.7 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    64 years ago
    |
    486km / 302mi
    | Dodecanese Islands, Greece
  • 17 Aug 1999 00:01
    | 7.6 |
    17km / 10.6mi
    |
    21 years ago
    |
    886km / 550mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 22 Jul 1967 16:57
    | 7.4 |
    30km / 19mi
    |
    53 years ago
    |
    959km / 596mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 08 Nov 1905 22:06
    | 7.4 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    115 years ago
    |
    355km / 220mi
    | Aegean Sea (Greece)
  • 25 Apr 1957 02:25
    | 7.3 |
    35km / 22mi
    |
    64 years ago
    |
    732km / 455mi
    | Dodecanese Islands, Greece (Turkey)
  • 18 Mar 1953 19:06
    | 7.3 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    68 years ago
    |
    688km / 428mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 09 Feb 1948 12:58
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    73 years ago
    |
    621km / 386mi
    | Dodecanese Islands, Greece
  • 06 Oct 1947 19:55
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    73 years ago
    |
    139km / 87mi
    | Southern Greece
  • 12 Nov 1999 16:57
    | 7.2 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    21 years ago
    |
    988km / 614mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 19 Dec 1981 14:10
    | 7.2 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    39 years ago
    |
    457km / 284mi
    | Aegean Sea (Greece)
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