Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 79 Km WNW From Gavdhos on Monday, 10 March 2014 at 12:03 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 28 km depth
10 Mar 12:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 49 minutes.
Depth: 27.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.0972°N / 23.2783°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (206 km / 128 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SW of Elafonisi
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
52 km (32 mi) SW of Fterolakka (pop: 52)
79 km (49 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
82 km (51 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
113 km (70 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
171 km (107 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
240 km (149 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.0||28 km||79 Km WNW from Gavdhos||NOA_HL|
|M 2.9||1 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
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