Mag. 3.4 earthquake - 75 Km S From Andikithira on Sunday, 5 January 2014 at 06:40 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 9 km depth
5 Jan 16:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 10 hours.
Depth: 9.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1965°N / 23.2395°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (199 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Elafonisi
40 km (25 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
47 km (29 mi) SW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
80 km (50 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
82 km (51 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
114 km (71 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
174 km (108 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
229 km (142 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||5 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.4||9.4 km||75 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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