Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 122 km southwest of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Saturday, 29 May 2021 at 19:58 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 122 km southwest of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Saturday, 29 May 2021 at 19:58 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 23 km depth

29 May 20:02 UTC: First to report: NOA after 4 minutes.
29 May 20:05: Magnitude recalculated from 2.1 to 2.6.
Date & time: 29 May 2021 19:58:04 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 22.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.7121°N / 23.1155°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Nearby towns and cities:
75 km (47 mi) SW of Gialos (pop: 873) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Elos (pop: 130) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SSW of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) WSW of Rethymnon (Rethymno) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WSW of Agia Galini (Rethymno) (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) WSW of Perama (pop: 1,660) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) W of Nisi Gavdos Island (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.623 kmGreece: 77 Km SW From PalaiochoraNOA

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