Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - 43 Km SW From Volimes, Greece, on Monday, 24 December 2018 at 14:40 (GMT)
24 Dec 16:51 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours and 11 minutes.
Depth: 7.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.5602°N / 20.3708°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
39 km (24 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
39 km (24 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
142 km (88 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
165 km (102 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
298 km (185 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2018-12-24 14:40:13 UTC||M 2.8 / 7.6 km||43 Km SW From Volimes, Greece||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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