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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Thursday, 17 January 2019

Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake  - IONIAN SEA on Thursday, 17 January 2019
17 Jan 06:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Jan 17 07:07: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 3.8.
Date & time: Thursday, 17 January 2019 06:48 UTC
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.55°N / 20.69°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
19 km (12 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
20 km (12 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
120 km (74 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
138 km (86 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
270 km (168 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 17 Jan 06:48 UTCM 3.8 / 2 kmIONIAN SEAEMSC
Thu, 17 Jan 06:48 UTCM 3.2GrčkaSSS

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Patras / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lixouri (Greece, 66 km NW of epicenter) : Δεν τον κατάλαβα (reported through EMSC)
Patra (Greece, 113 km NE of epicenter) : Felt a very hard rumble it was loud. Sounded angry ..... the house shook quite fast and hard! (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 213 km N of epicenter) : Αισθητός μικρής διάρκειας (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 120 km NE of epicenter) : συντομος (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Thursday, 17 January 2019
 

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