Mag. 3.7 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Tuesday, 10 December 2013 at 17:26 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 20 km depth
10 Dec 17:39 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.27°N / 23.41°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) W of Elafonisi
12 km (8 mi) WSW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
25 km (16 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
30 km (18 mi) SW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
62 km (39 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
98 km (61 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
157 km (98 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
298 km (185 mi) S of Piraeus (pop: 163,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||20 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||57 km||66 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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