Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - IONIAN SEA on Friday, 8 February 2019
8 Feb 16:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.57°N / 20.82°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (204 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) S of Kerí (pop: 500)
13 km (8 mi) S of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Agalás (pop: 300)
110 km (68 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
129 km (80 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
259 km (161 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 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|
|Fri, 8 Feb 15:26 UTC||M 2.0 / 4 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.