Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 115 km west of Kreta, Chania, Crete, Greece, on Monday, 26 April 2021 at 01:30 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 Apr 01:36 UTC: First to report: NOA after 6 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2554°N / 22.8018°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (42 mi) W of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WSW of Sfinari (pop: 125) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) W of Strovles (pop: 44) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Charchaliana (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WSW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) W of Gallos (pop: 922) --> See nearby quakes!
315 km (195 mi) SSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||10 km||80 Km W From Palaiochora, Greece||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.