Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 82 Km SSW From Andikithira on Sunday, 15 December 2013 at 12:17 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 17 km depth
15 Dec 16:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 5 hours.
Depth: 16.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1932°N / 22.8863°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
72 km (45 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
110 km (68 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
114 km (71 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
146 km (91 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
172 km (107 mi) W of Tympaki (Timpaki) (pop: 5,290)
199 km (123 mi) W of Gazi (pop: 12,600)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||1 km||CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA||EMSC|
|M 2.8||17 km||82 Km SSW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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