Mag. 3.1 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Wednesday, 5 February 2014 at 05:17 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 2 km depth
5 Feb 05:30 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.74°N / 23.07°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (30 mi) S of Manitochori (pop: 20)
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
64 km (40 mi) NW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
79 km (49 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
134 km (84 mi) WNW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
168 km (104 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
193 km (120 mi) WNW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
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||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.8||20 km||2 Km NNW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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