Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 40 Km SSW From Volimes on Tuesday, 1 January 2019
1 Jan 01:05 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 50 minutes.
Depth: 14.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.5752°N / 20.4095°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
35 km (22 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
35 km (22 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
138 km (86 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
162 km (101 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
294 km (183 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|
|Tue, 1 Jan 00:14 UTC||M 2.3 / 14.9 km||40 Km SSW 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.