Mag. 3.3 earthquake - CRETE, GREECE, on Thursday, 20 March 2014 at 03:10 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 2 km depth
20 Mar 03:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.79°N / 23.49°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) NNW of Kalyviani (pop: 136)
54 km (33 mi) N of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
65 km (40 mi) NNW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
66 km (41 mi) SE of Potamós (pop: 79)
101 km (63 mi) WNW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
158 km (98 mi) WNW of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
186 km (115 mi) SE of Kalamata (pop: 54,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.3||2 km||CRETE, GREECE||EMSC|
|M 3.0||23 km||23 Km E from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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