Mag. 2.9 earthquake - 73 Km S From Andikithira on Tuesday, 11 March 2014 at 10:24 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 41 km depth
11 Mar 11:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 28 minutes.
Depth: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2177°N / 23.1457°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) W of Elafonisi
44 km (28 mi) WSW of Sfinári (Chania) (pop: 125)
49 km (30 mi) W of Palaióchora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
55 km (34 mi) SW of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Kalýves (Kalives) (pop: 1,430)
122 km (76 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.9||41 km||73 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
|M 2.9||37 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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