Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 27 Km SSW From Volimes, Greece, on Saturday, 5 January 2019 at 15:07 (GMT)
5 Jan 16:25 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
Depth: 9.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.6582°N / 20.517°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
22 km (13 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
22 km (14 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
125 km (78 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
157 km (98 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
283 km (176 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-01-05 15:07:01 UTC||M 2.6 / 9.5 km||27 Km SSW From Volimes, Greece||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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