Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - 42 Km SW From Volimes on Thursday, 20 December 2018
20 Dec 20:22 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours 28 minutes.
Depth: 11.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.5897°N / 20.3523°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (244 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
38 km (23 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
38 km (24 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
141 km (88 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
167 km (104 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
299 km (186 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 20 Dec 17:54 UTC||M 2.9 / 11.7 km||42 Km SW From Volimes||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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