Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 4.3 km northeast of Patras, Achaea, West Greece, on Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 13:35 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - 4.3 km northeast of Patras, Achaea, West Greece, on Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 13:35 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 11 km depth

22 Apr 13:37 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
22 Apr 13:41: Now using data updates from NOA
22 Apr 14:14: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 10.5 km (from 3.1 to 6.5 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.6 km (2.2 mi) towards ENE.
Date & time: 22 Apr 2021 13:35:28 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.4
Depth: 10.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.2603°N / 21.779°E (Achaea, West Greece, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (123 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) S of Rio (pop: 4,660) --> See nearby quakes!
4 km (3 mi) ENE of Patras (pop: 168,000) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NE of Vrachnaiika (pop: 2,570) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Naupacte (Nafpaktos) (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) ESE of Galatas (pop: 1,060) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) ENE of Kato Achaḯa (Dimi) (pop: 5,750) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Aigio (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) ESE of Messolonghi (Μεσολόγγι) (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SE of Agrinio (pop: 46,900) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) W of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
2.410.5 km5 Km NE From Patrai, GreeceNOA
unknownn/a1 Km NNE From Patrai, GreeceVolcanoDiscovery

User reports for this quake (5)

At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
3.6 km N of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Patras / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 10-15 s
In the kitchen filling ice cube trays / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 1-2 s
4.6 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 10-15 s
Patra Greece (4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
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