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Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Kreta, 13 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 3:52 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Kreta, 13 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 3:52 pm (GMT +2) Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Kreta, 13 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 3:52 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 21 km depth

17 Jan 13:54 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 2 minutes.
17 Jan 13:56: Now using data updates from RaspberryShake
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17 Jan 14:09: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.7. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 21.2 km (from 3.1 to 13.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.8 km (1.1 mi) towards WSW.
Date & time: Jan 17, 2022 13:52:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 3:52 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.7
Depth: 21.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2812°N / 25.2736°E (Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece)
Antipode: 35.281°S / 154.726°W
Nearest volcano: Santorini (125 km / 78 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) --> See nearby quakes!
331 km (206 mi) SSE of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 12.3°C (54 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from N
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.721 kmGreece: 14 Km ESE From IraklionNOA
3.516 kmCRETE, GREECEEMSC
3.616 kmCrete, GreeceRaspberryShake
3.33.5 kmGreece: GIRIT ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA)KOERI-RETMC

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Kokkini Chani, Heraklion, Crete (6.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Heraklion (16.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Νεάπολη Λασιθίου (30.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 5-10 s
Knossos (18.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s : Sitting at desk  
Malia Heraklion (15.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / very short : Single bump and rattling handrails  
Malia (16.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
Stalida / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s
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