Mag. 3.2 earthquake - Crete, Greece, on Friday, 14 August 2020 at 20:39 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
14 Aug 20:44 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.62°N / 26.77°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Nisyros (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Agia Marina (Dodecanese) (pop: 444)
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Olymbos (pop: 400)
76 km (47 mi) NE of Sitia (pop: 8,710)
97 km (61 mi) WSW of Kattavia (pop: 307)
107 km (66 mi) ENE of Agios Nikolaos (pop: 11,400)
115 km (72 mi) NE of Ierapetra (pop: 12,400)
151 km (94 mi) ENE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
265 km (165 mi) SSW of Aydin (Turkey) (pop: 163,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||5 km||Crete, Greece||EMSC|
|M 3.2||30 km||Mediterranean Sea (Greece)||KOERI-RETMC|
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