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Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 3 Km ESE from Rethimnon on Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - 3 Km ESE from Rethimnon on Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake  - 3 Km ESE from Rethimnon on Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Date & time: Wednesday, 21 June 2017 12:46 UTC
Magnitude: 6.1
Depth: 66.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.3597°N / 24.4998°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (142 km)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 8.9*10^13 J (24.8 GWh / 21301 tons of TNT / 1.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Kefalonia, Greece / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Heraklion / MMI IV (Light shaking): We were at the office in Heraklion when we suddenly felt shaking. We all knew it was an earthquake (we are on the 5th floor)
(737 km N from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Chania / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Short shaking of glasses.
Makkah, Saudi Arabia (2156.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt(via app)
Chersonissos / not felt
(1268.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)

 

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