Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Ionian Sea (Greece) on Tuesday, 2 April 2019 at 16:55 (GMT)
2 Apr 17:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.62°N / 20.41°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) SW of Kampíon (pop: 100)
32 km (20 mi) SW of Éxo Chóra (pop: 100)
32 km (20 mi) SW of Áyios Léon (pop: 400)
135 km (84 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
164 km (102 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
293 km (182 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-04-02 16:55:37 UTC||M 2.7 / 7 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.