Mag. 3.8 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Sunday, 28 October 2018 at 18:48 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 2 km depth
28 Oct 19:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.49°N / 20.75°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Kerí (Zákynthos) (pop: 469)
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500)
38 km (24 mi) S of Katastárion (Zákynthos) (pop: 1,380)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Vartholomió (Ilia Prefecture) (pop: 3,070)
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Amaliáda (Amaliada) (pop: 16,800)
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400)
120 km (75 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
267 km (166 mi) W 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 3.6||10.5 km||39 Km SSW from Zande||NOA_HL|
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