Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Saturday, 27 October 2018 at 21:42 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 2 km depth
27 Oct 22:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.43°N / 20.5°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Kerí (Zákynthos) (pop: 469)
52 km (32 mi) SW of Gaïtánion (Zákynthos) (pop: 1,900)
81 km (50 mi) SW of Gastoúni (Gastouni) (pop: 8,110)
84 km (52 mi) S of Argostólion (Argostoli) (pop: 9,820)
85 km (53 mi) SW of Amaliáda (Amaliada) (pop: 16,800)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400)
141 km (88 mi) SW of Pátra (Patra) (pop: 168,000)
290 km (180 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.8||2 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
|M 3.8||8.6 km||37 Km SW from Zande||NOA_HL|
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