Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 21 December 2018
21 Dec 16:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.57°N / 20.34°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
40 km (25 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
40 km (25 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
144 km (89 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
168 km (104 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
300 km (187 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 21 Dec 15:45 UTC||M 3.5 / 1 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
|Fri, 21 Dec 15:45 UTC||M 3.3 / 8 km||42 Km SW From Volimes||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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