Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - 48 Km SSW From Volimes on Wednesday, 2 January 2019
2 Jan 17:20 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 52 minutes.
Depth: 8.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.4765°N / 20.4523°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
39 km (24 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
39 km (25 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
141 km (88 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
155 km (96 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
293 km (182 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 2 Jan 16:28 UTC||M 2.9 / 8.8 km||48 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.