Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Tuesday, 5 February 2019
5 Feb 15:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 4 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.43°N / 20.53°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
38 km (24 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
39 km (24 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
139 km (87 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
147 km (91 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
287 km (178 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Tue, 5 Feb 13:30 UTC||M 2.3 / 6 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.