Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 27 Km SW From Patrai on Monday, 24 December 2018
24 Dec 10:48 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Depth: 21.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.0703°N / 21.5503°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) W of Káto Mazaráki (pop: 1000)
9 km (6 mi) S of Káto Achaḯa (pop: 5,800)
10 km (6 mi) SE of Limnokhórion (pop: 1,200)
25 km (16 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
183 km (114 mi) W of Piraeus (pop: 163,700)
190 km (118 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 24 Dec 09:35 UTC||M 1.6 / 21.3 km||27 Km SW From Patrai||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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.