Mag. 2.7 earthquake - 68 Km SW From Andikithira on Monday, 17 March 2014 at 12:40 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 38 km depth
17 Mar 13:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.3953°N / 22.7785°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) W of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
80 km (50 mi) W of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
91 km (57 mi) S of Potamós (pop: 79)
114 km (71 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
155 km (96 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
189 km (118 mi) S of Sparti (pop: 16,200)
192 km (120 mi) SSE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.7||38 km||68 Km SW from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
|M 2.6||10 km||CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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