Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 69 Km WNW From Gavdhos on Monday, 18 November 2013 at 23:41 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 14 km depth
19 Nov 00:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 11 minutes.
Depth: 14.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.0252°N / 23.3637°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SW of Gialos (pop: 873)
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
37 km (23 mi) SW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
58 km (36 mi) SSW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
73 km (45 mi) WSW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
81 km (50 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
108 km (67 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
165 km (103 mi) WSW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.9||14 km||69 Km WNW from Gavdhos||NOA_HL|
|M 2.8||1 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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