Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - GIRIT ADASI ACIKLARI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA) on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
31 Oct 20:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 11.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.9668°N / 24.4078°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) S of Giannioú (pop: 100)
24 km (15 mi) S of Lefkógeia (pop: 300)
25 km (15 mi) S of Myrthianós Plakiás (pop: 200)
70 km (43 mi) SE of Chaniá (pop: 53,900)
78 km (48 mi) SW of Irákleion (pop: 137,200)
341 km (212 mi) S 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|
|Tue, 31 Oct 20:09 UTC||M 2.7 / 11.8 km||GIRIT ADASI ACIKLARI (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.