Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Thursday, 6 December 2018
6 Dec 18:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.56°N / 20.63°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
23 km (14 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
123 km (77 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
143 km (89 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
275 km (171 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|
|Thu, 6 Dec 18:17 UTC||M 3.1 / 7 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
|Thu, 6 Dec 18:17 UTC||M 3.0 / 8.6 km||31 Km SW From Zande||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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