Mag. 3.3 earthquake - 45 Km WSW From Khania on Wednesday, 8 January 2014 at 18:06 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 20 km depth
8 Jan 19:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 46 minutes.
Depth: 20.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.3313°N / 23.6212°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SSW of Élos (Inachori) (pop: 130)
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
12 km (8 mi) NNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
18 km (11 mi) S of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
78 km (49 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
138 km (86 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.4||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||20 km||45 Km WSW from Khania||NOA_HL|
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