Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Kreta, Crete, Greece, on Friday, Jan 28, 2022 at 5:18 pm (GMT +2) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 24 km depth
28 Jan 17:34 UTC: First to report: NOA after 2 hours and 15 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 28, 2022 15:18:40 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Friday, Jan 28, 2022 at 5:18 pm (GMT +2)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||35.2876°N / 25.2727°E (Heraklion Regional Unit, Crete, Greece)|
|Antipode||35.288°S / 154.727°W|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||NOA (National Observatory of Athens)|
|Nearest volcano||Santorini (125 km / 78 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||13 km (8 mi) ESE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
330 km (205 mi) SSE of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Estimated seismic energy released||8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy|
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|2.1||24 km||Greece: 13 Km ESE From Iraklion||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.