Mag. 4.2 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 26 October 2018 at 12:11 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
26 Oct 12:25 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.97°N / 20.94°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) NW of Gastoúni (Ilia Prefecture) (pop: 1,310)
21 km (13 mi) N of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500)
22 km (14 mi) NE of Katastárion (Zákynthos) (pop: 1,380)
29 km (18 mi) W of Lechainá (Lechena) (pop: 3,710)
41 km (25 mi) WNW of Amaliáda (Amaliada) (pop: 16,800)
55 km (34 mi) NW of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400)
76 km (47 mi) WSW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
189 km (117 mi) S of Ioánnina (Ioannina) (pop: 65,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.2||5 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Valerianos, Kefalonia / Weak shaking (MMI III)