Latest earthquakes in or near Crete (Greece), past 30 days

Updated 7 Mar 2021 19:09 GMT -
During the past 30 days, Crete (Greece) was shaken by 3 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 29 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 166 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 54 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.
Biggest quake: 4.4 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 122 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece, 2 Mar 2021 9:55 pm (GMT +2)
Biggest quake today: 3.1 quake Eastern Mediterranean, 60 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, 7 Mar 2021 3:46 pm (GMT +2)
Most recent quake: 2.7 quake Aegean Sea, 20 km northwest of Rethymno, Crete, Greece, 7 Mar 2021 6:24 pm (GMT +2)
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Showing most recent quakes and quakes magnitude 2.8 or higher (63 out of 252 quakes, show more):
Date and timeMag
Depth
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Sun, 7 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
7 Mar 2021 6:24 pm (GMT +2) (7 Mar 2021 16:24:14 GMT)
2.7

73 km
(133 km)Aegean Sea, 20 km northwest of Rethymno, Crete, Greece MoreMap
7 Mar 2021 3:50 pm (GMT +2) (7 Mar 2021 13:50:40 GMT)
2.4

30 km
(190 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 78 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
7 Mar 2021 3:46 pm (GMT +2) (7 Mar 2021 13:46:34 GMT)
3.1

23 km
(185 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 60 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT - 1 report
MoreMap
Sat, 6 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
6 Mar 2021 12:21 pm (GMT +2) (6 Mar 2021 10:21:22 GMT)
3.0

19 km
(162 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 62 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
MoreMap
6 Mar 2021 12:21 pm (GMT +2) (6 Mar 2021 10:21:22 GMT)
2.9

59 km
(148 km)38 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
6 Mar 2021 10:00 am (GMT +2) (6 Mar 2021 08:00:45 GMT)
2.9

7.8 km
(150 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 77 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Fri, 5 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
5 Mar 2021 2:45 am (GMT +2) (5 Mar 2021 00:45:25 GMT)
3.6

72 km
(225 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 163 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Thu, 4 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
4 Mar 2021 3:47 pm (GMT +2) (4 Mar 2021 13:47:42 GMT)
3.3

10 km
(126 km)Aegean Sea, 23 km east of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT - 3 reports
MoreMap
Wed, 3 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
3 Mar 2021 5:40 am (GMT +2) (3 Mar 2021 03:40:39 GMT)
3.2

7.9 km
(161 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 104 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Tue, 2 Mar 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
2 Mar 2021 9:55 pm (GMT +2) (2 Mar 2021 19:55:43 GMT)
3.5

10.9 km
(94 km)Aegean Sea, 88 km northwest of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
MoreMap
2 Mar 2021 9:55 pm (GMT +2) (2 Mar 2021 19:55:37 GMT)
3.8

12 km
(226 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 121 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
MoreMap
2 Mar 2021 9:55 pm (GMT +2) (2 Mar 2021 19:55:35 GMT)
4.4

2 km
(217 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 122 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT - 1 report
MoreMap
Mon, 1 Mar 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
1 Mar 2021 10:01 pm (GMT +2) (1 Mar 2021 20:01:44 GMT)
2.9

30 km
(70 km)Aegean Sea, 49 km northwest of Karpathos Island, Greece MoreMap
Sun, 28 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
28 Feb 2021 10:10 am (GMT +2) (28 Feb 2021 08:10:31 GMT)
2.8

10.5 km
(121 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 27 km south of Karpathos, Greece MoreMap
28 Feb 2021 4:56 am (GMT +2) (28 Feb 2021 02:56:33 GMT)
3.1

10 km
(277 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 90 km south of Ierapetra, Lasithi, Crete, Greece 1 reportMoreMap
28 Feb 2021 3:15 am (GMT +2) (28 Feb 2021 01:15:37 GMT)
3.2

18 km
(274 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 112 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Fri, 26 Feb 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
26 Feb 2021 9:36 pm (GMT +2) (26 Feb 2021 19:36:35 GMT)
2.9

23 km
(202 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 118 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 7:24 pm (GMT +2) (26 Feb 2021 17:24:28 GMT)
2.9

17 km
(210 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 6:24 pm (GMT +2) (26 Feb 2021 16:24:59 GMT)
3.7

9.1 km
(216 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 134 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
26 Feb 2021 5:46 pm (GMT +2) (26 Feb 2021 15:46:44 GMT)
4.1

7.5 km
(260 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 135 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece 1 reportMoreMap
26 Feb 2021 10:39 am (GMT +2) (26 Feb 2021 08:39:06 GMT)
3.3

8 km
(208 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 121 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece 1 reportMoreMap
Thu, 25 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
25 Feb 2021 10:59 pm (GMT +2) (25 Feb 2021 20:59:04 GMT)
3.1

5.6 km
(164 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 106 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
25 Feb 2021 2:31 pm (GMT +2) (25 Feb 2021 12:31:09 GMT)
2.8

7.3 km
(215 km)Eastern Mediterranean, Greece MoreMap
Wed, 24 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
24 Feb 2021 11:13 pm (GMT +2) (24 Feb 2021 21:13:52 GMT)
2.9

29 km
(242 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 63 km southeast of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
24 Feb 2021 12:51 pm (GMT +2) (24 Feb 2021 10:51:52 GMT)
4.1

23 km
(119 km)Aegean Sea, 39 km west of Karpathos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece 1 reportMoreMap
24 Feb 2021 6:15 am (GMT +2) (24 Feb 2021 04:15:47 GMT)
3.5

14 km
(163 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 44 km south of Karpathos, Greece MoreMap
Tue, 23 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
23 Feb 2021 9:14 pm (GMT +2) (23 Feb 2021 19:14:05 GMT)
3.5

35 km
(268 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 147 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
23 Feb 2021 9:35 am (GMT +2) (23 Feb 2021 07:35:11 GMT)
2.9

10 km
(290 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 170 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
23 Feb 2021 8:17 am (GMT +2) (23 Feb 2021 06:17:44 GMT)
3.2

10 km
(161 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 28 km south of Kasos Island, Greece 2 reportsMoreMap
23 Feb 2021 3:05 am (GMT +2) (23 Feb 2021 01:05:47 GMT)
2.8

10 km
(135 km)Aegean Sea, 73 km east of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Sat, 20 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
20 Feb 2021 9:37 pm (GMT +2) (20 Feb 2021 19:37:22 GMT)
2.8

49 km
(191 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 70 km southwest of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
20 Feb 2021 9:28 pm (GMT +2) (20 Feb 2021 19:28:08 GMT)
2.9

18 km
(59 km)Aegean Sea, 54 km north of Karpathos Island, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece MoreMap
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
19 Feb 2021 7:21 pm (GMT +2) (19 Feb 2021 17:21:27 GMT)
2.9

16 km
(245 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 62 km southeast of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 (GMT) (5 earthquakes)
19 Feb 2021 1:57 am (GMT +2) (18 Feb 2021 23:57:36 GMT)
2.8

10 km
(78 km)Aegean Sea, 34 km northeast of Karpathos Island, Greece MoreMap
18 Feb 2021 7:18 pm (GMT +2) (18 Feb 2021 17:18:25 GMT)
2.8

33 km
(189 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 68 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
18 Feb 2021 8:55 am (GMT +2) (18 Feb 2021 06:55:36 GMT)
2.9

8.6 km
(240 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 122 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
18 Feb 2021 8:05 am (GMT +2) (18 Feb 2021 06:05:03 GMT)
2.9

15 km
(237 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 104 km south of Kasos Island, Greece MoreMap
18 Feb 2021 2:28 am (GMT +2) (18 Feb 2021 00:28:40 GMT)
3.1

126 km
(74 km)Aegean Sea, 70 km southeast of Santorini Island, Greece MoreMap
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
17 Feb 2021 11:13 pm (GMT +2) (17 Feb 2021 21:13:13 GMT)
3.6

16 km
(264 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 175 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 4:24 pm (GMT +2) (17 Feb 2021 14:24:44 GMT)
2.9

13 km
(205 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 101 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
17 Feb 2021 2:51 pm (GMT +2) (17 Feb 2021 12:51:43 GMT)
2.8

19 km
(205 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 88 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
17 Feb 2021 12:01 am (GMT +2) (16 Feb 2021 22:01:28 GMT)
2.9

22 km
(265 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 68 km southwest of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
16 Feb 2021 6:27 pm (GMT +2) (16 Feb 2021 16:27:19 GMT)
3.0

32 km
(179 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 76 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
16 Feb 2021 6:02 am (GMT +2) (16 Feb 2021 04:02:29 GMT)
3.0

33 km
(180 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 76 km southwest of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 (GMT) (4 earthquakes)
15 Feb 2021 9:46 pm (GMT +2) (15 Feb 2021 19:46:52 GMT)
3.6

94 km
Santorini (21 km) - Cyclades, GreeceAegean Sea, 23 km south of Santorini Island, Greece 1 reportMoreMap
15 Feb 2021 9:28 pm (GMT +2) (15 Feb 2021 19:28:32 GMT)
2.9

60 km
(57 km)Aegean Sea, 78 km north of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
15 Feb 2021 1:32 pm (GMT +2) (15 Feb 2021 11:32:39 GMT)
3.0

26 km
(208 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 20 km west of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
15 Feb 2021 7:15 am (GMT +2) (15 Feb 2021 05:15:20 GMT)
2.9

22 km
(150 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 119 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Sun, 14 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
14 Feb 2021 9:55 pm (GMT +2) (14 Feb 2021 19:55:03 GMT)
2.8

12 km
(178 km)Ionian Sea, 90 km south of Kalamata, Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece MoreMap
Sat, 13 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
13 Feb 2021 6:42 am (GMT +2) (13 Feb 2021 04:42:27 GMT)
3.3

76 km
Santorini (220 km) - Cyclades, GreeceEastern Mediterranean, 134 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Fri, 12 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
12 Feb 2021 3:59 am (GMT +2) (12 Feb 2021 01:59:37 GMT)
2.9

28 km
(225 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 299 km south of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece MoreMap
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
12 Feb 2021 1:59 am (GMT +2) (11 Feb 2021 23:59:01 GMT)
2.8

28 km
Santorini (150 km) - Cyclades, GreeceEastern Mediterranean, 94 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 9:35 am (GMT +2) (11 Feb 2021 07:35:57 GMT)
3.2

13 km
(105 km)Aegean Sea, 66 km northeast of Sitia, Lasithi, Crete, Greece MoreMap
11 Feb 2021 4:44 am (GMT +2) (11 Feb 2021 02:44:38 GMT)
3.1

10 km
(224 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 136 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
11 Feb 2021 1:41 am (GMT +2) (10 Feb 2021 23:41:37 GMT)
2.8

5 km
(357 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 135 km north of Darnah, Libya MoreMap
10 Feb 2021 8:35 am (GMT +2) (10 Feb 2021 06:35:25 GMT)
2.9

30 km
(199 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 83 km southwest of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
10 Feb 2021 8:35 am (GMT +2) (10 Feb 2021 06:35:18 GMT)
3.0

16 km
(228 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 127 km southwest of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Tue, 9 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
9 Feb 2021 10:10 pm (GMT +2) (9 Feb 2021 20:10:44 GMT)
3.1

20 km
(204 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 50 km west of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, Greece 1 reportMoreMap
9 Feb 2021 8:48 pm (GMT +2) (9 Feb 2021 18:48:40 GMT)
3.6

16 km
(117 km)Aegean Sea, 34 km northwest of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece 11 reportsMoreMap
Sun, 7 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
7 Feb 2021 4:48 pm (GMT +2) (7 Feb 2021 14:48:35 GMT)
2.9

16 km
Santorini (203 km) - Cyclades, GreeceEastern Mediterranean, 89 km southwest of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Sat, 6 Feb 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
6 Feb 2021 11:01 am (GMT +2) (6 Feb 2021 09:01:11 GMT)
2.8

12 km
Santorini (160 km) - Cyclades, GreeceEastern Mediterranean, 50 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
6 Feb 2021 11:01 am (GMT +2) (6 Feb 2021 09:01:06 GMT)
3.0

15 km
Santorini (191 km) - Cyclades, GreeceEastern Mediterranean, 99 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Fri, 5 Feb 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
5 Feb 2021 11:47 pm (GMT +2) (5 Feb 2021 21:47:47 GMT)
3.4

31 km
(219 km)Eastern Mediterranean, 25 km southwest of Gavdos Island, Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
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