Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - IONIAN SEA (Greece) on Friday, 1 March 2019
1 Mar 06:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.56°N / 20.8°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Kerí (pop: 500)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
17 km (10 mi) S of Agalás (pop: 300)
112 km (70 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
130 km (81 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
261 km (162 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 1 Mar 06:30 UTC||M 2.9 / 8 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.