Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 46 km southwest of Zante, Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece, on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 09:09 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.7 quake Ionian Sea, 29 km southwest of Lithakia, Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece, October, 25 2018 22:54 GMT, which had occurred 3 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 46 km southwest of Zante, Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece, on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 09:09 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Nov 09:14 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Nov 15 09:16: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 5.1.
Date & time: Nov 15, 2018 09:09:27 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.4°N / 20.68°E (Ionian Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 37.4°S / 159.32°W
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SSW of Lithakia (Zákynthos) (pop: 1,310) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Zante (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) S of Katastari (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Gastouni (pop: 8,110) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Pyrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SW of Amaliada (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) S of Argostoli (pop: 9,820) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SW of Patras (pop: 168,000) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) WNW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) WSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.110 kmIonian SeaGFZ
5.110 km5.1 IONIAN SEAEMSC
4.215 kmGrčkaSSS
4.56.8 km36 Km SW from ZandeNOA
4.710 km- 28km SSW of Lithakia, GreeceUSGS

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serrone (fr)italy (817.2 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Zakynthos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Reggio Calabria (428 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
serrone (fr)italy (817.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Tslivi-Planos Gitakia / Violent shaking (MMI IX) : Um 11:10 Uhr sehr starkes Schütteln, mein Hund kam von Draussen nach Innen gerannt und war sehr Aufgeregt.  
82.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
(Greece, 48 km N of epicenter) : Strong shake (reported through EMSC)  
Laganas (Greece, 39 km NE of epicenter) : 2 quakes in 5 minutes , both strong (reported through EMSC)  
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