Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 55 Km SSE From Andikithira on Thursday, 24 October 2013 at 05:32 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
24 Oct 07:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours and 20 minutes.
Depth: 11.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.3867°N / 23.3788°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) WNW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
32 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)
89 km (55 mi) W of Kato Poros (pop: 53)
100 km (62 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
160 km (100 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||11 km||55 Km SSE from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
|M 2.5||14 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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