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Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Epirus, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Epirus, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 31 km depth

17 Jan 04:31 UTC: First to report: NOA after 4 minutes.
17 Jan 04:40: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 31.2 km (from 3.1 to 19.4 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3 km (1.9 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Jan 17, 2022 04:27:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 6:27 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2
Depth: 31.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4157°N / 20.5769°E (Thesprotia, Epirus, Greece)
Antipode: 39.416°S / 159.423°W
Nearby towns and cities:
316 km (197 mi) WNW of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 0.8°C (34 F), humidity: 64%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.031 kmGreece: 21 Km NE From PargaNOA
1.910 kmGreece-Albania Border RegionRaspberryShake

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