Mag. 3.5 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Saturday, 12 October 2013 at 19:39 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 2 km depth
12 Oct 19:49 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.49°N / 23.26°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (182 km / 113 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
36 km (22 mi) W of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
48 km (30 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
70 km (43 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
86 km (53 mi) WNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
112 km (69 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
172 km (107 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
201 km (125 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.5||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.6||23 km||YUNANISTAN||Bogazici Uni.|
|M 3.1||34 km||42 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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