Mag. 3.7 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Saturday, 27 October 2018 at 08:56 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 2 km depth
27 Oct 09:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.68°N / 20.53°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (Zákynthos) (pop: 128)
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Áyios Léon (Zákynthos) (pop: 393)
25 km (16 mi) W of Kerí (Zákynthos) (pop: 469)
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500)
56 km (35 mi) S of Argostólion (Argostoli) (pop: 9,820)
73 km (46 mi) W of Amaliáda (Amaliada) (pop: 16,800)
123 km (76 mi) WSW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
282 km (175 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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