Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Thursday, 8 November 2018
8 Nov 18:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.17°N / 20.55°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
62 km (39 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
63 km (39 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
139 km (87 mi) W of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
159 km (99 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
293 km (182 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 8 Nov 18:11 UTC||M 2.8 / 7 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
|Thu, 8 Nov 18:11 UTC||M 2.9 / 5.8 km||76 Km SSW From Zande||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.