Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 79 Km SSW From Andikithira on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 at 10:01 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 28 km depth
15 Jan 10:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 50 minutes.
Depth: 27.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.214°N / 22.9125°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) W of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
70 km (43 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
107 km (66 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
111 km (69 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
144 km (89 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
170 km (105 mi) W of Tympaki (Timpaki) (pop: 5,290)
196 km (122 mi) W of Gazi (pop: 12,600)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||28 km||79 Km SSW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
|M 2.5||4 km||CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA||EMSC|
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