Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 62 Km SSW From Andikithira on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 at 00:20 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 45 km depth
15 Jan 08:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 9 hours.
Depth: 44.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.3275°N / 23.0717°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) W of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
46 km (29 mi) WSW of Sfinári (Chania) (pop: 125)
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
56 km (35 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
68 km (43 mi) WSW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
89 km (55 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
100 km (62 mi) WSW of Stérnes (Sternes) (pop: 836)
128 km (80 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.6||18 km||CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA||EMSC|
|M 2.7||45 km||62 Km SSW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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