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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 64 km S of Irákleion, Greece on Saturday, 12 September 2020

Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake  - 64 km S of Irákleion, Greece on Saturday, 12 September 2020
12 Sep 04:56 UTC: Premier à signaler: NOA après 1 heure et 11 minutes.
Date & time: Saturday, 12 September 2020 03:44 UTC
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.76°N / 25.03°E (Grèce)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km SW de Agía Fotiá Siteías (pop: 300)
30 km SW de Pýrgos (pop: 1,100)
31 km SE de Pómpia (pop: 1000)
64 km S de Irákleion (pop: 137,200)
124 km SE de Chaniá (pop: 53,900)
377 km SE de Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 12 Sep 03:44 UTCM 2.6 / 28 km64 km S of Irákleion, GreeceNOA

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
Finikounda (368.7 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
gouves / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s

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Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - 64 km S of Irákleion, Greece on Saturday, 12 September 2020

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