Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 86 Km S From Andikithira on Tuesday, 31 December 2013 at 06:29 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 79 km depth
31 Dec 06:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 23 minutes.
Depth: 79.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.0988°N / 23.1812°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (211 km / 131 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Elafonisi
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
61 km (38 mi) SW of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
73 km (46 mi) SW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
98 km (61 mi) WSW of Kalýves (Kalives) (pop: 1,430)
122 km (76 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
180 km (112 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.1||10 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.8||79 km||86 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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