Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 11 km south of Paleochora, Chania, Crete, Greece, on Monday, 10 May 2021 at 22:07 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 May 22:13 UTC: First to report: NOA after 6 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.1302°N / 23.7046°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Agia Roumeli (pop: 125) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) SSE of Elos (pop: 130) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) S of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) WSW of Rethymnon (Rethymno) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) WSW of Perama (pop: 1,660) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) W of Tympaki (Timpaki) (pop: 5,290) --> See nearby quakes!
317 km (197 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NW of Nisi Gavdos Island (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||10 km||11 Km S From Palaiochora, Greece||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.