Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Kreta, Crete, Greece, on Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 12:00 am (GMT +2) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 22 km depth
17 Jan 22:22 UTC: First to report: NOA after 22 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 17, 2022 22:00:09 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Tuesday, Jan 18, 2022 at 12:00 am (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||35.316°N / 25.3322°E (Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece)|
|Antipode||35.316°S / 154.668°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NOA (National Observatory of Athens)|
|Nearest volcano||Santorini (121 km / 75 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||2 km (1 mi) ENE of Gouves (pop: 539) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
12 km (7 mi) N of Kastélli (pop: 1,830) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
12 km (8 mi) WNW of Malia (pop: 4,340) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
16 km (10 mi) E of Néa Alikarnassos (Nea Alikarnassos) (pop: 12,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (11 mi) E of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) ENE of Ano Archanes (pop: 3,910) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) E of Gazi (pop: 12,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Emparos (pop: 247) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Neapoli (Crète) (pop: 2,680) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
329 km (205 mi) SSE of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Broken Clouds 11.8°C (53 F), humidity: 87%, wind: 0 m/s (0 kts)|
|Estimated seismic energy released||6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.0||22 km||Greece: 18 Km E From Iraklion||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.