Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 58 Km SSW From Andikithira on Saturday, 11 January 2014 at 09:50 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 28 km depth
11 Jan 23:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 14 hours.
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.4207°N / 22.911°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
68 km (42 mi) W of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
73 km (45 mi) WNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
87 km (54 mi) S of Potamós (pop: 79)
102 km (63 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
143 km (89 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
189 km (117 mi) SSE of Sparti (pop: 16,200)
194 km (120 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.5||5 km||CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA||EMSC|
|M 2.6||28 km||58 Km SSW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.