Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 10.4 km northeast of Anaphi Island, Greece, on Tuesday, Apr 4, 1911 3:43 pm (GMT +0)
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Very strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Apr 4, 1911 3:43 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.406°N / 25.884°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 36.406°S / 154.116°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kolumbo (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) E of Messaria (pop: 1,230) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Astypalaia (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Ios (pop: 2,020) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SSE of Naxos (pop: 7,070) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SE of Paros (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NNE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) NE of Rethymnon (Rethymno) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) ENE of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
262 km (163 mi) SE of Piraeus (pop: 163,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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|6.0||15 km||Dodecanese Islands, Greece||USGS|
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