Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - IONIAN SEA (Greece) on Thursday, 21 February 2019
21 Feb 16:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.7°N / 20.6°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
14 km (8 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
116 km (72 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
153 km (95 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
275 km (171 mi) W 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
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 21 Feb 16:17 UTC||M 2.3 / 9 km||IONIAN SEA (Greece)||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.