Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - 12 Km S From Mesolongion on Sunday, 6 January 2019
6 Jan 15:01 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour 56 minutes.
Depth: 17.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2418°N / 21.4835°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (145 km / 90 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NE of Lakkopetra (pop: 800)
11 km (7 mi) N of Limnokhórion (pop: 1,200)
12 km (7 mi) NW of Káto Achaḯa (pop: 5,800)
22 km (14 mi) W of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
191 km (119 mi) W of Piraeus (pop: 163,700)
198 km (123 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 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|
|Sun, 6 Jan 13:04 UTC||M 2.2 / 17.3 km||12 Km S From Mesolongion||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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.