Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 43 km south of Gythio, Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 11:34 am (GMT +3) -

Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 43 km south of Gythio, Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 11:34 am (GMT +3) Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Ionian Sea, 43 km south of Gythio, Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece, on Thursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 11:34 am (GMT +3)

Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 12 km depth

23 Jun 09:35 UTC: First to report: NOA after 1 hour and 1 minutes.
23 Jun 09:57: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.8 to 11.5 km (from 6.7 to 7.1 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 0.5 km (0.3 mi) towards ENE.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 23, 2022 08:34:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, Jun 23, 2022 at 11:34 am (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2
Depth11.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude36.3918°N / 22.7257°E (Ionian Sea, Greece)
Antipode36.392°S / 157.274°W
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoMethana (146 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities20 km (13 mi) WNW of Petrouni (pop: 18) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
22 km (14 mi) E of Porto Kagio (pop: 19) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Elafonisos (pop: 745) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Asopos (pop: 1,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
43 km (27 mi) SSE of Gythio (pop: 4,280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
43 km (27 mi) SW of Gefyra (pop: 1,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) S of Kato Glykovrysi (pop: 1,750) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
198 km (123 mi) SSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Elafonisos Island (pop: 1,040) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.012 kmGreece: 24 Km ESE From Vatheia LaconiaNOA

User reports for this quake

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