Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Crete, Greece, on Sunday, 2 August 2020 at 09:11 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 2 km depth
2 Aug 09:15 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.56°N / 26.75°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (119 km / 74 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NW of Agia Marina (Dodecanese) (pop: 444)
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Olymbos (pop: 400)
70 km (44 mi) NE of Sitia (pop: 8,710)
102 km (64 mi) ENE of Agios Nikolaos (pop: 11,400)
110 km (68 mi) NE of Ierapetra (pop: 12,400)
148 km (92 mi) E of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
164 km (102 mi) SW of Rhodes (pop: 56,100)
272 km (169 mi) SSW of Aydin (Turkey) (pop: 163,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.0||2 km||Crete, Greece||EMSC|
|M 3.1||3.1 km||Mediterranean Sea (Greece)||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 3.1||11 km||(Greece)||NOA|
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