Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 39 Km NW From Khania on Sunday, 23 February 2014 at 22:15 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 30 km depth
24 Feb 00:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours and 36 minutes.
Depth: 30.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.76°N / 23.7742°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (20 mi) NNE of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
36 km (22 mi) NW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
54 km (34 mi) NNE of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
59 km (37 mi) N of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
68 km (43 mi) NW of Pirgos (pop: 137)
70 km (44 mi) NNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
78 km (48 mi) NW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
133 km (83 mi) WNW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.7||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 2.5||30 km||39 Km NW from Khania||NOA_HL|
|M 2.5||10 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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