Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 70 Km S From Andikithira on Monday, 17 March 2014 at 21:30 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 34 km depth
17 Mar 22:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 21 minutes.
Depth: 34.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2393°N / 23.1953°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) W of Elafonisi
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Sfinári (Chania) (pop: 125)
44 km (27 mi) W of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
50 km (31 mi) SW of Kíssamos (Kissamos) (pop: 4,240)
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Kolympári (Kolimvari) (pop: 1,030)
81 km (51 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
98 km (61 mi) W of Georgioupolis (Chania) (pop: 2,480)
177 km (110 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.0||34 km||70 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
|M 3.1||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
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