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Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 69 km SSW of Irákleion, Greece on Monday, 14 September 2020

Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake  - 69 km SSW of Irákleion, Greece on Monday, 14 September 2020
14 Sep 01:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
14 Sep 02:33: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.3. Epicenter location corrected by 7.8 km (4.8 mi) towards SE.
Date & time: Monday, 14 September 2020 01:52 UTC
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.75°N / 24.87°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) S of Pómpia (pop: 1000)
29 km (18 mi) SE of Mátala (pop: 100)
30 km (19 mi) S of Sívas (pop: 400)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Irákleion (pop: 137,200)
114 km (71 mi) SE of Chaniá (pop: 53,900)
374 km (232 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 14 Sep 01:52 UTCM 3.3 / 2 km69 km SSW of Irákleion, GreeceEMSC
Mon, 14 Sep 01:52 UTCM 3.3 / 7.5 kmGirit Adasi Aciklari (mediterranean Sea) (Greece)KOERI-RETMC

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Kastri Gavdos / not felt
Irákleion (Greece, 60 km NE of epicenter) : Ηράκλειο 4ος όροφος ελαφρύ κούνημα | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)

Significant earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - 69 km SSW of Irákleion, Greece on Monday, 14 September 2020
    Hint: Click on Date/Time to show latest first
  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 09 Jul 1956 03:11
    | 7.7 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    64 years ago
    |
    234km / 146mi
    | Dodecanese Islands, Greece
  • 17 Aug 1999 00:01
    | 7.6 |
    17km / 10.6mi
    |
    21 years ago
    |
    798km / 496mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 01 Feb 1944 03:22
    | 7.6 |
    30km / 19mi
    |
    77 years ago
    |
    973km / 604mi
    | Central Turkey
  • 22 Jul 1967 16:57
    | 7.4 |
    30km / 19mi
    |
    53 years ago
    |
    847km / 526mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 08 Nov 1905 22:06
    | 7.4 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    115 years ago
    |
    492km / 306mi
    | Aegean Sea (Greece)
  • 25 Apr 1957 02:25
    | 7.3 |
    35km / 22mi
    |
    63 years ago
    |
    392km / 244mi
    | Dodecanese Islands, Greece (Turkey)
  • 18 Mar 1953 19:06
    | 7.3 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    68 years ago
    |
    651km / 405mi
    | Western Turkey
  • 09 Feb 1948 12:58
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    73 years ago
    |
    229km / 143mi
    | Dodecanese Islands, Greece
  • 06 Oct 1947 19:55
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    73 years ago
    |
    347km / 216mi
    | Southern Greece
  • 12 Nov 1999 16:57
    | 7.2 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    21 years ago
    |
    867km / 539mi
    | Western Turkey
  • Show all

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