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Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km west of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 10:43 am (GMT +3) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km west of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 10:43 am (GMT +3) Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 110 km west of Chania, Crete, Greece, on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 10:43 am (GMT +3)

Weak magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 14 km depth

26 May 07:48 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 4 minutes.
26 May 08:03: Now using data updates from NOA

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 26, 2022 07:43:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, May 26, 2022 at 10:43 am (GMT +3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3
Depth13.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude35.3055°N / 22.8415°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Greece)
Antipode35.306°S / 157.159°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoMilos (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities63 km (39 mi) W of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
67 km (42 mi) W of Sfinari (pop: 125) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
77 km (48 mi) WSW of Kissamos (pop: 4,240) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
77 km (48 mi) W of Palaiochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
89 km (55 mi) WSW of Kolimvari (pop: 1,030) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
110 km (68 mi) WSW of Chania (pop: 53,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
122 km (76 mi) WSW of Mouzouras (pop: 1,460) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
308 km (192 mi) SSW of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
124 km (77 mi) WNW of Gavdos Island (pop: 152) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 20.8°C (69 F), humidity: 77%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WNW
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.014 kmGreece: 71 Km WSW From FalasarnaNOA
3.014 kmGreece: CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN SEAEMSC
2.719 kmCrete, GreeceRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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