Mag. 3.2 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Monday, 6 January 2014 at 16:48 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 2 km depth
6 Jan 17:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.31°N / 23.6°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNE of Sfakia
11 km (7 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
17 km (11 mi) S of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
80 km (50 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
140 km (87 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
234 km (145 mi) SE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.2||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.9||21 km||46 Km WSW from Khania||NOA_HL|
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