Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 42 Km SW From Volimes on Saturday, 22 December 2018
22 Dec 06:23 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 28 minutes.
Depth: 15.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.572°N / 20.3812°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (22 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
37 km (23 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
37 km (23 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
140 km (87 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
164 km (102 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
297 km (184 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 22 Dec 05:54 UTC||M 2.3 / 15.2 km||42 Km SW From Volimes||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.