Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Aegean Sea, Greece, on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 11:41 pm (GMT +3) -

Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - Aegean Sea, Greece, on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 11:41 pm (GMT +3)

Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 12 km depth

19 Oct 20:47 UTC: First to report: NOA after 5 minutes.
19 Oct 21:21: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 2.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 11.8 km (from 3.1 to 7.3 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 43 km (27 mi) towards W.
Date & time: Oct 19, 2021 20:41:54 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 11:41 pm (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 11.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.9377°N / 25.5876°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 35.938°S / 154.412°W
Nearest volcano: Santorini (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Emporeio (pop: 1,950) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Oia (pop: 3,380) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNE of Kato Gouves (pop: 2,150) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) N of Malia (pop: 4,340) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) N of Elounda (pop: 2,190) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NNE of Néa Alikarnassos (Nea Alikarnassos) (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) NNE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) NE of Gazi (pop: 12,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NE of Zoniana (pop: 1,700) --> See nearby quakes!
281 km (175 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSW of Anaphi Island (pop: 271) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) NNE of Crete Island (pop: 623,100) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SE of Argentiera Island (pop: 910) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 17.5°C (64 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 11 m/s (21 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.712 kmGreece: 52 Km SSE From SantoriniNOA
2.66 kmGreece: MEDITERRANEAN SEAKOERI-RETMC

User reports for this quake (2)

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Gouves Crete Greece / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : On the second floor of the gouves bay hotel and I've felt 3 quakes in the past 20 mins I want to go home back to the uk  
Agois Nikolaos / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
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