Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 4.1 CRETE, GREECE, on Tuesday, 7 January 2014 at 08:08 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 40 km depth
7 Jan 08:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 44 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.41°N / 23.39°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) NW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Porro Mesogeia
33 km (21 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
59 km (37 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
99 km (62 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
159 km (99 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
283 km (176 mi) S of Piraeus (pop: 163,700)
288 km (179 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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