Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - 17 Km WSW From Amalias on Wednesday, 2 January 2019
2 Jan 20:19 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours and 22 minutes.
Depth: 15.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.738°N / 21.1812°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (169 km / 105 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Kouroútas (pop: 400)
11 km (7 mi) SW of Paloúki (pop: 100)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Marathiá (pop: 300)
74 km (46 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
113 km (70 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 2 Jan 17:57 UTC||M 2.1 / 15.6 km||17 Km WSW 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.