Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 70 km southwest of Myrina, Lesbos, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, 16 December 2018 at 09:24 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
16 Dec 09:28 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.6°N / 24.33°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (214 km / 133 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) NE of Gerakas (pop: 62) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SE of Sykia (pop: 1,900) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NE of Patitiri (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) WSW of Myrina (Mirina) (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Skopelos (pop: 2,890) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SE of Pefkochori (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NE of Skiathos (pop: 5,190) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) ENE of Volos (pop: 86,000) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) SE of Thessaloniki (pop: 354,300) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) NNE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Lemnos Island (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NNE of Euboea Island (pop: 198,100) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNE of Nisida Gramméza Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.7||10 km||Aegean Sea||GFZ|
|M 4.3||5 km||AEGEAN SEA||EMSC|
|M 4.3||13 km||AEGEAN SEA REVISE01 (2018.12.16||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 4.1||37 km||55 Km NE from Alonissos||NOA|
|M 4.3||10 km||- 52km SSE of Sikia, Greece||USGS|
|M 3.7||7 km||Grčka||SSS|
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