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Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 18 January 2019

Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake  - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 18 January 2019
18 Jan 09:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 8.0 km.
Date & time: Friday, 18 January 2019 09:48 UTC
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.87°N / 20.78°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Alikanás (pop: 400)
5 km (3 mi) NE of Katastárion (pop: 1,400)
5 km (3 mi) NW of Psaroú (pop: 200)
93 km (58 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
200 km (124 mi) S of Ioánnina (pop: 65,600)
258 km (160 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Fri, 18 Jan 09:48 UTCM 3.5 / 8 kmIONIAN SEAEMSC

User reports for this quake (6)

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(Greece, 14 km SE of epicenter) : Very fast shake (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 10 km SE of epicenter) : Felt it nearly as strong as last night (reported through EMSC)
Planos (Greece, 10 km SE of epicenter) : Actually felt bigger than the one earlier but not so noisy.A good strong shake (reported through EMSC)
Planos (Greece, 10 km SE of epicenter) : Ορεξούλες έχει και σήμερα (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 6 km SE of epicenter) : Here we go again shake rattle and roll. Getting very nervous now cause the big one is yet to arrive ay. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 8 km S of epicenter) : Ολο και ξαναζωντανευει το θεριο (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 18 January 2019

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