Mag. 3.8 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Sunday, 13 October 2013 at 00:01 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
13 Oct 00:05 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.33°N / 23.33°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) W of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
35 km (21 mi) WSW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
67 km (41 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
75 km (46 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
105 km (65 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
165 km (102 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
219 km (136 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.8||15 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.4||56 km||50 Km SSE from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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