Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 84 Km S From Andikithira on Sunday, 5 January 2014 at 07:04 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 21 km depth
5 Jan 16:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 10 hours.
Depth: 20.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1183°N / 23.1138°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Elafonisi
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
61 km (38 mi) SW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
94 km (58 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
96 km (60 mi) WNW of Fokia (pop: 53)
127 km (79 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
186 km (115 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||8 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.7||21 km||84 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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