Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 68 Km S From Andikithira on Thursday, 12 December 2013 at 03:25 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 31 km depth
12 Dec 09:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 6 hours.
Depth: 30.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2597°N / 23.328°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (188 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) W of Elafonisi
32 km (20 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
36 km (22 mi) SW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
74 km (46 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
86 km (53 mi) NW of Fokia (pop: 53)
105 km (66 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
165 km (103 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.7||11 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||31 km||68 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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