Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 18 km S of Moíres, Greece, on Friday, 30 October 2020 at 03:03 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 27 km depth
30 Oct 09:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.89°N / 24.9°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SE of Pitsidia (Heraklion, Crete) (pop: 666)
18 km (11 mi) S of Moíres (Mires, Iraklio) (pop: 6,380)
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Pirgos (Crete) (pop: 1,130)
30 km (19 mi) SE of Agia Galini (Rethymno, Crete) (pop: 1,370)
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Tilisos (Crete) (pop: 1,030)
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Heraklion (Crete) (pop: 137,200)
65 km (40 mi) SE of Rethymno (Crete) (pop: 32,500)
105 km (65 mi) SE of Chania (Crete) (pop: 53,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||27 km||18 Km S of Moires, Greece||EMSC|
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