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Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Kreta, Crete, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 4:04 pm (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Kreta, Crete, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 4:04 pm (GMT +2) Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Kreta, Crete, Greece, on Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 4:04 pm (GMT +2)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 24 km depth

17 Jan 14:08 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 4 minutes.
17 Jan 14:12: Magnitude recalculated from 3.3 to 3.2.
17 Jan 14:21: Now using data updates from NOA
17 Jan 18:07: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 23.8 to 23.7 km (from 14.8 to 14.7 mi).
Date & time: Jan 17, 2022 14:04:28 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Jan 17, 2022 at 4:04 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 23.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.2963°N / 25.2859°E (Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece)
Antipode: 35.296°S / 154.714°W
Nearest volcano: Santorini (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) --> See nearby quakes!
330 km (205 mi) SSE of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 12.1°C (54 F), humidity: 68%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts)
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 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
3.524 kmGreece: 14 Km ESE From IraklionNOA
3.25 kmCrete, GreeceRaspberryShake
3.039 kmGreece: GIRIT ADASI (MEDITERRANEAN SEA)KOERI-RETMC
3.422 kmCRETE, GREECEEMSC

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