Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 50 km southwest of Kalamata, Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece, on Friday, 19 Feb 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +2) -
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 11 km depth
19 Feb 13:49 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 6 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Feb 2021 12:43:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, 19 Feb 2021 2:43 pm (GMT +2)
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.65°N / 21.83°E (Ionian Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Methana (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Methoni (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Pylos (pop: 2,350) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE of Gargalianoi (pop: 6,280) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Kalamata (pop: 54,100) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Arfara (pop: 1,290) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) SSE of Filiatra (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSE of Kyparissia (Kiparissia) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Sparta (Sparti) (pop: 16,200) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) SSW of Tripoli (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> 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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|2.5||11 km||SOUTHERN GREECE||EMSC|
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