Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 82 Km SSW From Andikithira on Saturday, 9 November 2013 at 13:11 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 39 km depth
9 Nov 16:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 4 hours.
Depth: 39.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1808°N / 22.9302°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) W of Elafonisi
64 km (40 mi) WSW of Sfinári (Chania) (pop: 125)
69 km (43 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
94 km (58 mi) W of Agía Rouméli (Chania) (pop: 125)
106 km (66 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
142 km (89 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.1||15 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.9||39 km||82 Km SSW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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