Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 152 km east of Irákleion, Iraklio, Greece, on Saturday, 30 May 2020 at 18:21 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 152 km east of Irákleion, Iraklio, Greece, on Saturday, 30 May 2020 at 18:21 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

30 May 18:25 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Date & time: 30 May 2020 06:21:58 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.44°N / 26.81°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) WNW of Agia Marina (Dodecanese) (pop: 444)
47 km (29 mi) SW of Olymbos (pop: 400)
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Sitia (pop: 8,710)
99 km (61 mi) ENE of Ferma (pop: 532)
103 km (64 mi) ENE of Agios Nikolaos (pop: 11,400)
108 km (67 mi) ENE of Ierapetra (pop: 12,400)
152 km (94 mi) E of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
283 km (176 mi) SSW of Aydin (Turkey) (pop: 163,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.410 kmCrete, GreeceGFZ
M 4.4 kmCrete, GreeceEMSC
M 4.413 kmMediterranean Sea (Greece)KOERI-RETMC
M 4.412 km (Greece)NOA
M 4.619 km22 km NW of Fry, GreeceUSGS

User reports for this quake (4)

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Pigadia / Light shaking (MMI IV)
(Greece, 73 km SW of epicenter) : Felt in Sitia (reported through EMSC)
Néa Alikarnassós (Greece, 146 km W of epicenter) : Heraklio Crete. Very short. No vibration, only some low sound (reported through EMSC)
Kentrí (Greece, 110 km SW of epicenter) : Not felt here in Ierapetra (reported through EMSC)
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Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 152 km east of Irákleion, Iraklio, Greece, on Saturday, 30 May 2020 at 18:21 (GMT)
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