Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - GIRIT ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Saturday, 15 July 2017
15 Jul 11:58 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 2.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1185°N / 24.423°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Giannioú (pop: 100)
7 km (4 mi) SW of Lefkógeia (pop: 300)
8 km (5 mi) SE of Myrthianós Plakiás (pop: 200)
56 km (35 mi) SE of Chaniá (pop: 53,900)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Irákleion (pop: 137,200)
324 km (202 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 15 Jul 11:47 UTC||M 2.7 / 2.9 km||GIRIT ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.