Weak mag. 3.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 79 km north of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece, on Monday, 18 January 2021 at 13:35 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 54 km depth
18 Jan 17:23 UTC: First to report: NOA after 4 hours.
Depth: 53.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.2034°N / 23.8371°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km (38 mi) NE of Charchaliana (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) SW of Adamantas (pop: 1,350) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) N of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SE of Gefyra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NNW of Rethymnon (Rethymno) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) NW of Gazi (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) NW of Iraklion (pop: 137,200) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NW of Crete Island (pop: 623,100) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) SW of Nisi Kimolos Island (pop: 910) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||54 km||61 Km NE From Andikithira, Greece||NOA|
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