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Latest quakes in or near Crete (Greece) in the past 24 hours on Thursday, May 26, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated May 26, 2022 08:55 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 24 hours:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 4 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In the past 24 hours, Crete (Greece) had 3 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 4 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel.

Latest quake: Mag. 3.0 | Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km W of Chania, Crete, Greece -

Strongest quake today: Mag. 3.2 | Eastern Mediterranean, 97 km SW of Rethymno, Crete, Greece -

Recent quakes above magnitude 1.0 in or near Crete (Greece) (updated )

Past 24 hours:9 quakes | 2 quakes M2+ | 3 quakes M3+
Past 7 days:74 quakes | 27 quakes M2+ | 9 quakes M3+
Past 30 days:495 quakes | 202 quakes M2+ | 33 quakes M3+ | 4 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 90 days:1,821 quakes | 755 quakes M2+ | 123 quakes M3+ | 15 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+
Past 365 days:9,153 quakes | 3,947 quakes M2+ | 761 quakes M3+ | 56 quakes M4+ | 8 quakes M5+ | 1 quake M6+

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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (9 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Thursday, May 26, 2022 GMT (6 quakes)
May 26, 2022 10:43 am (GMT +3) (May 26, 2022 07:43 GMT)
3.0

14 km
Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km west of Chania, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
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May 26, 2022 9:19 am (GMT +3) (May 26, 2022 06:19 GMT)
2.5

11 km
Aegean Sea, 72 km south of Kos, Dodecanese, South Aegean, Greece MoreMap
May 26, 2022 7:48 am (GMT +3) (May 26, 2022 04:48 GMT)
3.2

20 km
Eastern Mediterranean, 97 km southwest of Rethymno, Crete, Greece
I FELT IT
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May 26, 2022 4:02 am (GMT +3) (May 26, 2022 01:02 GMT)
1.4

5 km
Crete, Greece MoreMap
May 26, 2022 3:59 am (GMT +3) (May 26, 2022 00:59 GMT)
1.5

5 km
24 km south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece MoreMap
May 26, 2022 3:59 am (GMT +3) (May 26, 2022 00:59 GMT)
2.6

10 km
Eastern Mediterranean, 27 km south of Ierapetra, Lasithi, Crete, Greece MoreMap
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
May 26, 2022 2:12 am (GMT +3) (May 25, 2022 23:12 GMT)
1.6

5 km
Eastern Mediterranean, 53 km south of Chania, Crete, Greece MoreMap
May 25, 2022 10:05 pm (GMT +3) (May 25, 2022 19:05 GMT)
1.6

20 km
Greece: 7 Km NNE From Chania MoreMap
May 25, 2022 5:11 pm (GMT +3) (May 25, 2022 14:11 GMT)
3.0

27 km
Greece: 13 Km SW From Olympos Karpathos
I FELT IT
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 8.9 x 109 joules (2.47 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.12 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Crete (Greece) Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Crete (Greece)?

The last earthquake in Crete (Greece) occurred 1 hour and 12 minutes ago: Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km west of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 10:43 am (GMT +3).

How many quakes were there in Crete (Greece) today?

In the past 24 hours, Crete (Greece) had 9 quakes up to magnitude 3.2.

What was the strongest quake in Crete (Greece) today?

The strongest earthquake in Crete (Greece) today occurred 4 hours ago: Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 97 km southwest of Rethymno, Crete, Greece, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 7:48 am (GMT +3).

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