Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 67 Km W From Khora Sfakion on Tuesday, 8 April 2014 at 08:54 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 26 km depth
8 Apr 09:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 57 minutes.
Depth: 26.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.168°N / 23.4215°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
25 km (15 mi) WSW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
65 km (40 mi) W of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
67 km (42 mi) SW of Chania (pop: 53,900)
71 km (44 mi) WNW of Kastri (pop: 37)
99 km (61 mi) WSW of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
157 km (98 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||26 km||67 Km W from Khora Sfakion||NOA_HL|
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