Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Sunday, 16 December 2018
16 Dec 12:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.49°N / 20.63°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (222 km / 138 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
28 km (17 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
28 km (17 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
128 km (80 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
140 km (87 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
277 km (172 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 16 Dec 12:05 UTC||M 3.4 / 8 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
|Sun, 16 Dec 12:05 UTC||M 3.3 / 17.1 km||34 Km SW From Zande||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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