Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 66 km southwest of Palaiochora, Chania, Crete, Greece, on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 19:35 (GMT) -

Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 66 km southwest of Palaiochora, Chania, Crete, Greece, on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at 19:35 (GMT)

Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 15 km depth

13 Jul 19:40 UTC: First to report: NOA after 5 minutes.
13 Jul 19:44: Magnitude recalculated from 2.4 to 2.6.
13 Jul 19:56: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 15.0 km (from 6.2 to 9.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.7 km (1.7 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: Jul 13, 2021 19:35:20 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.9869°N / 23.0154°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Antipode: 34.987°S / 156.985°W
Nearest volcano: Milos (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) SW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WSW of Palaiochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SW of Elos (pop: 130) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Agia Roumeli (pop: 125) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) WSW of Karanos (pop: 81) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) WSW of Kreta (pop: 53,900) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) WSW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) WSW of Rethymnon (Rethymno) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
339 km (211 mi) S of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 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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2.615 kmGreece: 66 Km WSW From PalaiochoraNOA

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