Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 23 km southwest of Lefkada, Ionian Islands, Greece, on Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 10:56 pm (GMT +2) -
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Minor magnitude 1.9 earthquake at 9 km depth
11 Feb 22:09 UTC: First to report: NOA after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Feb 2021 20:56:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 11 Feb 2021 10:56 pm (GMT +2)
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.6742°N / 20.5321°E (Ionian Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (238 km / 148 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) WNW of Athani (pop: 204) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SW of Lefkada (pop: 8,670) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Palairos (pop: 2,590) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) W of Kandila (pop: 1,250) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Preveza (Préveza) (pop: 17,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Ithaki (pop: 1,840) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of Vonitsa (pop: 4,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) N of Argostoli (pop: 9,820) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SW of Arta (pop: 21,900) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) WNW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSE of Paxos Island (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Antipaxos Island (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.9||9.2 km||23 Km SW From Lefkas, Greece||NOA|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.9, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.