Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 74 km northwest of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Monday, 10 May 2021 at 23:31 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
10 May 23:37 UTC: First to report: NOA after 6 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.814°N / 23.3036°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Charchaliana (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Sfinari (pop: 125) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SE of Fratsia (pop: 148) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Agia Pelagia (pop: 419) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) WNW of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) WNW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Gefyra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||10 km||8 Km S From Andikithira, Greece||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.