Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - Ionian Sea (Greece) on Saturday, 20 April 2019
20 Apr 18:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.63°N / 20.9°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Límni Keríou (pop: 300)
8 km (5 mi) SE of Kerí (pop: 500)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Laganás (pop: 700)
100 km (62 mi) SW of Pátra (pop: 168,000)
126 km (78 mi) NW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
251 km (156 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|
|Sat, 20 Apr 09:56 UTC||M 2.7 / 12 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.