Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - 43 Km SW From Volimes on Wednesday, 16 January 2019
17 Jan 00:23 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 31 minutes.
Depth: 8.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.59°N / 20.3235°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
40 km (25 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
40 km (25 mi) SW of Maríai (pop: 300)
144 km (89 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
170 km (105 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
301 km (187 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 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|
|Wed, 16 Jan 23:51 UTC||M 2.3 / 8.1 km||43 Km SW From Volimes||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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.