Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Ionian Sea on Tuesday, 30 October 2018 at 16:39 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake Ionian Sea 25 October 22:54 UTC, which had occurred 5 days earlier.
Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Ionian Sea on Tuesday, 30 October 2018 at 16:39 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

30 Oct 16:42 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Oct 30 16:47: Magnitude recalculated from 4.4 to 4.6.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2018 04:39:24 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.58°N / 20.46°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (232 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Keri (Zákynthos) (pop: 469)
38 km (24 mi) SW of Katastárion (Zákynthos) (pop: 1,380)
44 km (28 mi) WSW of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500)
67 km (42 mi) S of Argostólion (Argostoli) (pop: 9,820)
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Amaliáda (Amaliada) (pop: 16,800)
87 km (54 mi) W of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400)
134 km (83 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
234 km (146 mi) S of Ioánnina (Ioannina) (pop: 65,600)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.610 kmIonian SeaGFZ
M 4.610 km IONIAN SEAEMSC
M 4.36.8 km53 Km SW from ZandeNOA_HL
M 4.610 km- 32km SW of Lithakia, GreeceUSGS
M 4.310 kmGrčkaSSS

User reports for this quake (5)

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Kalamaki (Greece, 37 km NE of epicenter) : When happen the strong eartquake we were sleep.we afraid! (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 32 km NE of epicenter) : 18:40; short kick sideways (reported through EMSC)
Pyrgos (Greece, 80 km E of epicenter) : Ούτε που ασχολούμαστε πλέον με τέτοια. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 73 km E of epicenter) : Η οικογένεια μαζεμένοι στο σαλόνι και ένας αναρωτιέται αν έκανε σεισμό (reported through EMSC)
Katastari (Greece, 33 km NE of epicenter) : Any one got sea sick tablets Zakinthos (reported through EMSC)
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