Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - Vrachonisida Peristerai, Qarku i Vlorës, 164 km south of Tirana, Albania, on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 8:36 am (GMT +1) -
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Minor magnitude 1.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
18 Jan 12:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 8:36 am (GMT +1)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.86°N / 20.03°E (Qarku i Vlorës, Albania)
Antipode: 39.86°S / 159.97°W
Nearby towns and cities:
164 km (102 mi) S of Tirana (pop: 374,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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