Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Saturday, 12 January 2019
12 Jan 16:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 56 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.23°N / 20.59°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (234 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
55 km (34 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
137 km (85 mi) W of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
151 km (94 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
288 km (179 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 12 Jan 14:46 UTC||M 2.4 / 16 km||IONIAN SEA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.