Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Saturday, 8 December 2018
9 Dec 00:03 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.75°N / 20.76°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NW of Koilioménos (pop: 400)
4 km (3 mi) SE of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
4 km (3 mi) SW of Agioi Pántes (pop: 300)
102 km (63 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
143 km (89 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
261 km (162 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 8 Dec 23:57 UTC||M 3.6 / 2 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
|Sat, 8 Dec 23:57 UTC||M 3.5 / 10 km||Jonsko More||SSS|
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