Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 24 km west of Amaliada, Ilia Prefecture, Western Greece, on Wednesday, 3 February 2021 at 04:17 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 20 km depth
3 Feb 08:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 04:17:06 UTC -
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.78°N / 21.08°E (Ionian Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSW of Arkoudi (pop: 1,310) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) E of Zakynthos (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) WSW of Gastouni (pop: 8,110) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSW of Kyllini (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) W of Amaliada (pop: 16,800) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) E of Katastari (pop: 1,380) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Pýrgos (Pirgos) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Varda (pop: 3,310) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Platanos (pop: 1,760) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) W of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSE of Ithaca Island (pop: 3,210) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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