Mag. 3.1 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Saturday, 11 January 2014 at 01:07 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 5 km depth
11 Jan 01:20 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.79°N / 23.43°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (168 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
54 km (34 mi) N of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
62 km (39 mi) SE of Potamós (pop: 79)
62 km (39 mi) WNW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
66 km (41 mi) NNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
106 km (66 mi) WNW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
163 km (101 mi) WNW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
182 km (113 mi) SE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.1||5 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.8||36 km||47 Km SSW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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