Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - IONIAN SEA, Greece, on Wednesday, 5 December 2018 at 17:29 (GMT)
5 Dec 17:55 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.43°N / 20.79°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) S of Kerí (pop: 500)
28 km (18 mi) S of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
31 km (19 mi) S of Agalás (pop: 300)
123 km (76 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
125 km (78 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
265 km (164 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-12-05 17:29:49 UTC||M 2.4 / 8 km||IONIAN SEA, Greece||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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