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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 11 January 2019

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake  - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 11 January 2019
11 Jan 18:59 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 1.0 km.
Jan 11 19:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 2.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 11 January 2019 18:54 UTC
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.64°N / 20.77°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
7 km (5 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
8 km (5 mi) S of Agalás (pop: 300)
108 km (67 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
136 km (85 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
262 km (163 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 11 Jan 18:54 UTCM 4.1 / 2 kmIONIAN SEAEMSC
Fri, 11 Jan 18:54 UTCM 4.0 / 15.3 km13 Km S From ZandeNOA_HL
Fri, 11 Jan 18:54 UTCM 3.7GrčkaSSS
2019-01-11 20:54:08 +02:00 (11 Jan 18:54:08 UTC)M 4.4 / 13.2 km- 27km S of Lithakia, GreeceUSGS

User reports for this quake

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Socal / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Southern California
14 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Zakynthos (Greece, 26 km NE of epicenter) : Ειταν δυνατό (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 25 km N of epicenter) : Loud rumble and good shake (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 21 km NE of epicenter) : Short but very strong. Felt bigger than a 4 (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 15 km NW of epicenter) : Was a steady shake strong and long lasting (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 10 km NW of epicenter) : 2 strong shakes in 5 second period. Lamps were slightly swinging. (reported through EMSC)
Zakynthos (Greece, 8 km N of epicenter) : Αρκετά δυνατός (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 6 km N of epicenter) : ΣΤΗ ΖΑΚΥΝΘΟ (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 199 km NW of epicenter) : ..και με διάρκεια.Δεν λένε να σταματήσουν (οι σεισμοί) (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 45 km E of epicenter) : Στον πρώτο όροφο οικοδομής στην περιοχή του Πύργου Ηλείας, αρκετά αισθητή δόνηση για περίπου 10 δευτερόλεπτα και με έντονη βοή. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Strong shaking with big duration (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Strong and very long sound (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Felt a lot stronger than 4 (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 14 km NE of epicenter) : It was very strong, but nothing fell down.. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Αρκετά δυνατός με διάρκεια (reported through EMSC)
Laganas (Greece, 7 km NE of epicenter) : Now that's a wierd epicentre (reported through EMSC)
Agios Sostis (Greece, 4 km NE of epicenter) : I think more thank 4 (reported through EMSC)
Zakynthos (Greece, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Καλός με διάρκεια (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 11 January 2019

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