Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 22 Km SSW From Volimes on Saturday, 8 December 2018
8 Dec 18:19 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours and 8 minutes.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.6965°N / 20.5598°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
120 km (74 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
156 km (97 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
279 km (173 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 8 Dec 16:11 UTC||M 2.3 / 13 km||22 Km SSW From Volimes||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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.