Mag. 3.0 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Saturday, 12 October 2013 at 20:54 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 2 km depth
12 Oct 21:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.38°N / 23.37°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
33 km (20 mi) WNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
101 km (63 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
161 km (100 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
216 km (134 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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