Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 99 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Saturday, 6 Feb 2021 11:01 am (GMT +2) -

Weak mag. 3.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 99 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Saturday, 6 Feb 2021 11:01 am (GMT +2)

Séisme très faible magnitude 3.0 at 15 km depth

6 Feb 09:05 UTC: Premier à signaler: NOA après 4 minutes.
6 Feb 09:07: Magnitude recalculée de 2.7 à 2.8.
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6 Feb 09:31: Magnitude recalculée de 2.9 à 3.0. Profondeur recalculée de 9.5 à 15.3 km (de 5.9 à 9.5 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 21 km (13 mi) au SSE.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2021 09:01:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: samedi, 6 févr. 2021 11:01 (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3
Profondeur: 15.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.5245°N / 25.6146°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Grèce)
Volcan le plus près: Santorini (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km S de Vatos (pop: 11) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
55 km SSO de Ierapetra (pop: 12,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
75 km S de Aghios Nicolaos (Agios Nikolaos) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
76 km SSE de Arkalochori (pop: 3,540) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
86 km S de Malia (pop: 4,340) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
88 km SSO de Sitía (pop: 8,710) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
90 km SE de Moires (Mires) (pop: 6,380) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
99 km SSE de Héraklion (pop: 137,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
100 km SSE de Néa Alikarnassos (Nea Alikarnassos) (pop: 12,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
420 km SSE de Athènes (pop: 664,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
101 km SSE de Kreta Island (pop: 623,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
154 km SO de Kasos Island (pop: 1,010) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 19.7°C (68 F), humidity: 55%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from W
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.015 km34 Km S From Arvi, GreeceNOA
3.015 kmCRETE, GREECEEMSC

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