Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 47 Km S From Andikithira on Friday, 18 October 2013 at 19:34 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 44 km depth
18 Oct 22:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 3 hours.
Depth: 44.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.4507°N / 23.3442°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) W of Porro Mesogeia
23 km (15 mi) NW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
39 km (24 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
62 km (39 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
77 km (48 mi) WNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
90 km (56 mi) SSE of Potamós (pop: 79)
104 km (64 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
164 km (102 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.8||44 km||47 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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