Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 16 Km W From Amalias on Friday, 28 December 2018
28 Dec 17:01 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 35 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.7603°N / 21.1843°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (169 km / 105 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) W of Kouroútas (pop: 400)
11 km (7 mi) W of Paloúki (pop: 100)
11 km (7 mi) S of Vartholomió (pop: 3,100)
72 km (45 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
115 km (71 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
224 km (139 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 28 Dec 16:26 UTC||M 2.0 / 18 km||16 Km W From Amalias||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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.