Minor mag. 1.2 earthquake - GIRIT ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA), Greece, on Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 3:32 am (GMT +3) -
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Minor magnitude 1.2 earthquake at 12 km depth
4 Apr 01:44 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 11 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Apr 2021 00:32:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 4 Apr 2021 3:32 am (GMT +3)
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.8875°N / 24.1552°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) NE of Karave (pop: 21) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Tympaki (Timpaki) (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) S of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) S of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SW of Perama (pop: 1,660) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) SE of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
347 km (215 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NE of Nisi Gavdos Island (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WSW of Crete Island (pop: 623,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 106 joules (1.11 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.2||12 km||GIRIT ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA), Greece||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people, but could be recorded instrumentally.