Mag. 2.8 earthquake - 88 Km WNW From Gavdhos on Monday, 10 February 2014 at 07:59 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 31 km depth
10 Feb 17:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 10 hours.
Depth: 31.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.0383°N / 23.1525°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) SW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
68 km (42 mi) SW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
90 km (56 mi) WNW of Fokia (pop: 53)
91 km (57 mi) WSW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
95 km (59 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
126 km (78 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
184 km (114 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.7||9 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.8||31 km||88 Km WNW from Gavdhos||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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