Mag. 3.5 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Thursday, 27 February 2014 at 21:21 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 2 km depth
27 Feb 21:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.45°N / 23.45°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) WNW of Sfinári (Chania) (pop: 125)
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
53 km (33 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
154 km (96 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
214 km (133 mi) SE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.5||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.3||8 km||51 Km SSE from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
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