Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - SOUTHERN GREECE on Sunday, 30 December 2018
30 Dec 15:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.78°N / 21.06°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SW of Arkoúdi (pop: 1,300)
10 km (6 mi) NE of Vasilikós (pop: 300)
11 km (7 mi) NE of Xirokástellon (pop: 200)
78 km (49 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
124 km (77 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
234 km (146 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Sun, 30 Dec 15:11 UTC||M 2.8 / 15 km||SOUTHERN GREECE||EMSC|
|Sun, 30 Dec 15:11 UTC||M 2.6 / 12.1 km||15 Km ENE From Zande||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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.