Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 16 Km E From Andikithira on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 at 13:22 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 12 km depth
10 Dec 13:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 30 minutes.
Depth: 12.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.8463°N / 23.4257°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (129 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Porro Mesogeia
57 km (36 mi) SE of Potamós (pop: 79)
60 km (38 mi) N of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
66 km (41 mi) NW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
72 km (45 mi) NNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
109 km (68 mi) WNW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
166 km (103 mi) WNW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
177 km (110 mi) SE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
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||12 km||16 Km E from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
|M 2.6||11 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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