Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, Greece, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:39 pm (GMT +2) -

Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, Greece, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:39 pm (GMT +2) Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, Greece, on Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:39 pm (GMT +2)

Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 24 km depth

29 Jun 18:44 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 5 minutes.
29 Jun 18:52: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 2.3. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 24.4 km (from 3.1 to 15.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 128 km (79 mi) towards NNW.
30 Jun 22:12: Now using data updates from NOA

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 29, 2022 18:39:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jun 29, 2022 at 8:39 pm (GMT +2)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude2.3
Depth24.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude35.3696°N / 26.3498°E (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode35.37°S / 153.65°W
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceNOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Nearest volcanoSantorini (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities21 km (13 mi) NNE of Palekastro (pop: 1,090) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) NE of Sitia (pop: 8,710) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) NE of Analipsi (pop: 584) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
52 km (33 mi) ENE of Kavousi (pop: 559) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) ENE of Agios Nikolaos (pop: 11,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
68 km (42 mi) NE of Ierapetra (pop: 12,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) E of Neapoli (pop: 2,680) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
373 km (232 mi) SE of Athens (pop: 664,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
2.324 kmGreece: 29 Km NE From SitiaNOA
2.324 kmCrete, GreeceRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.3, 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.
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