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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 86 Km NNE of Ierapetra, Greece on Wednesday, 14 October 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.2 quake: 48 Km N of Palekastro, Greece, 12 Oct 2020 04:11, which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake  - 86 Km NNE of Ierapetra, Greece on Wednesday, 14 October 2020
14 Oct 06:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
14 Oct 06:41: Now using data updates from NOA
Date & time: Wednesday, 14 October 2020 06:26 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 14 Oct 9:26 am (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.6479°N / 26.2802°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (116 km / 72 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) N of Palekastro (pop: 1,100)
51 km (32 mi) NE of Sitia (pop: 8,700)
62 km (38 mi) NE of Vrouchás (pop: 100)
109 km (68 mi) NE of Irákleion (pop: 137,200)
195 km (121 mi) SW of Ródos (pop: 56,100)
345 km (215 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 23°C (73 F), humidity: 59%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: NOA
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
14 Oct 9:26 am (GMT +3) (14 Oct 06:26:05 UTC)M 3.0 / 16 km86 Km NNE of Ierapetra, GreeceNOA
Wed, 14 Oct 06:26 UTCM 2.9 / 16 km86 Km NE of Ierapetra, GreeceEMSC
14 Oct 9:26 am (GMT +3) (14 Oct 06:26:04 UTC)M 2.6 / 5.3 kmMediterranean Sea, GreeceKOERI-RETMC

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Heraklion 71414 / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s : Short sharp and loud shock

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Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 86 Km NNE of Ierapetra, Greece on Wednesday, 14 October 2020
 

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