Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Wednesday, 5 December 2018
5 Dec 18:30 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.69°N / 20.54°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
18 km (11 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
18 km (11 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
122 km (76 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
157 km (97 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
281 km (175 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 5 Dec 18:12 UTC||M 3.1 / 14 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
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