Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 42 Km SSE From Andikithira on Monday, 21 October 2013 at 02:35 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 45 km depth
21 Oct 06:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 4 hours.
Depth: 44.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.5373°N / 23.4687°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (156 km / 97 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Porro Mesogeia
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
51 km (32 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
87 km (54 mi) SSE of Potamós (pop: 79)
94 km (58 mi) WNW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
154 km (95 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.7||15 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||45 km||42 Km SSE from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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