Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 3.5 km south of Anedro Island, Nomos Kykladon, South Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 5:28 am (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 3.5 km south of Anedro Island, Nomos Kykladon, South Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 5:28 am (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 24 km depth

26 Jan 03:34 UTC: First to report: NOA after 5 minutes.
26 Jan 03:35: Magnitude recalculated from 2.0 to 2.2.
26 Jan 05:17: Magnitude recalculated from 2.2 to 2.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 23.6 km (from 6.2 to 14.7 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 134 km (83 mi) towards SE.
Date & time: 26 Jan 2021 03:28:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, 26 Jan 2021 5:28 am (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 2.1
Depth: 23.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5936°N / 25.6842°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Kalotaritissa (pop: 20) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NE of Fira (pop: 2,380) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Astypalaia (pop: 1,130) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Naxos (pop: 7,070) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SE of Paros (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Mykonos (pop: 3,780) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SE of Ermoúpolis (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) SE of Ermoúpolis (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WSW of Kalymnos (Dodecanese) (pop: 12,300) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NE of Santorini Island (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Anafi Island (pop: 271) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SE of Syros Island (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 15°C (59 F), humidity: 67%, wind: 9 m/s (18 kts) from SW
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.124 km11 Km E From Kithnos, GreeceNOA

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At magnitude 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.
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