Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 63 km west of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Monday, July 12, 2021 at 22:23 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 14 km depth
12 Jul 22:31 UTC: First to report: NOA after 8 minutes.
Depth: 13.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.547°N / 23.3374°E↗ (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Antipode: 35.547°S / 156.663°W↗
Nearest volcano: Milos (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Phalasarna (pop: 21) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NW of Livadia (pop: 76) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Kalathenes (pop: 160) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Charchaliana (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NW of Palaiochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Kreta (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of Neo Chorio (pop: 556) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SSE of Agia Pelagia (pop: 419) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (170 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) NW of Nisi Gavdos Island (pop: 152) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||14 km||Greece: 29 Km WNW From Kissamos||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.