Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 245 km northeast of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece, on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 9:38 pm (GMT +2) -
Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
18 Jan 19:44 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 6 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 18, 2022 19:38:29 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 9:38 pm (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||38.89224°N / 26.28735°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)|
|Antipode||38.892°S / 153.713°W|
|Shaking intensity||Very weak shaking|
|Primary data source||RaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)|
|Nearest volcano||Kenger (188 km / 117 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||245 km (152 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
35 km (22 mi) S of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 7°C (45 F), humidity: 53%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from NNE|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||10 km||Greece: Aegean Sea||RaspberryShake|
|2.3||8.2 km||Greece: MIDILLI ADASI GUNEYI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.