Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 132 km southwest of Irákleion, Iraklio, Greece, on Saturday, 25 April 2020 at 10:48 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
25 Apr 10:52 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Date & time: 25 Apr 2020 10:48:32 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.58°N / 24.02°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SSW of Vatsiana (pop: 31) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SSE of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) SW of Agia Galini (Rethymno) (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) SW of Moires (Mires) (pop: 6,380) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) S of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) SW of Gazi (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SW of Néa Alikarnassos (Nea Alikarnassos) (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
379 km (236 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) S of Nisi Gavdos Island (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) SW of Crete Island (pop: 623,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||10 km||Crete, Greece||GFZ|
|4.0||10 km||Crete, Greece||EMSC|
|4.1||26 km||Girit Adasi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)||KOERI-RETMC|
|4.2||10 km||73km SSE of Palaiochora, Greece||USGS|
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