Mag. 3.7 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Saturday, 27 October 2018 at 16:09 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 80 km depth
27 Oct 16:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.32°N / 20.55°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (234 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Keri (pop: 469)
60 km (37 mi) SSW of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500)
85 km (53 mi) SW of Gastoúni (pop: 8,110)
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400)
88 km (55 mi) SW of Amaliada (pop: 16,800)
96 km (60 mi) S of Argostólion (Argostoli) (pop: 9,820)
146 km (91 mi) SW of Patrai (pop: 168,000)
289 km (180 mi) WSW 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) More info
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