Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Ionian Sea (Greece) on Wednesday, 17 April 2019 at 13:05 (GMT)
17 Apr 13:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.45°N / 20.59°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SW of Kerí (pop: 500)
33 km (21 mi) SW of Agalás (pop: 300)
34 km (21 mi) SW of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
134 km (83 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
142 km (88 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
281 km (175 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-04-17 13:05:03 UTC||M 2.8 / 14 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.