Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 124 km west of Chaniá, Chania, Greece, on Friday, 10 July 2020 at 23:32 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 124 km west of Chaniá, Chania, Greece, on Friday, 10 July 2020 at 23:32 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 89 km depth

10 Jul 23:37 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 21.0 km.
Jul 11 07:02: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 21.0 to 89.0 km.
Date & time: 10 Jul 2020 23:32:42 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 89.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.13°N / 22.75°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) WSW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) S of Molaoi (pop: 3,020) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) S of Skala (pop: 2,820) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) W of Moires (Mires) (pop: 6,380) --> See nearby quakes!
329 km (205 mi) SSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) WNW of Nisi Gavdos Island (pop: 152) --> 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.289 kmCentral Mediterranean Sea (Greece)GFZ
4.260 kmCentral Mediterranean Sea (Greece)EMSC
3.821 km(Greece)NOA
3.771 kmGirit Adasi (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)KOERI-RETMC
4.238 km81 km W of Palaióchora, GreeceUSGS

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Elafonisi beach, Crete (74.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was laying on my bed in a hotel in Elafonisi beach (west East of Crete), and I heard a noise (similar to a big truck passing by) and my bed moved. It was quick (1 or 2 seconds) but I recognized it as an earthquake directly (I already lived several earthquakes in my life)  
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