Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 13 km north of Zakynthos, Zakinthos, Greece, on Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 06:11 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.889°N / 20.858°E (Ionian Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 37.889°S / 159.142°W
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Psarou (pop: 164) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) NNW of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Arkoudi (pop: 1,310) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Kyllini (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Gastouni (pop: 8,110) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) WNW of Amaliada (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SE of Argostoli (pop: 9,820) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Varda (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Pyrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (157 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of Kalamos Island (pop: 496) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) SSE of Antipaxos Island (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SSE of Paxos Island (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSS
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.2||0 km||86 km WSW of Pátra, Greece||SSS|
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