Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 121 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Friday, 26 Feb 2021 10:39 am (GMT +2) -

Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 121 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece, on Friday, 26 Feb 2021 10:39 am (GMT +2)

Séisme faible magnitude 3.3 at 8 km depth

26 Feb 08:44 UTC: Premier à signaler: NOA après 5 minutes.
26 Feb 08:45: Magnitude recalculée de 3.3 à 3.4.
26 Feb 09:07: Magnitude recalculée de 3.4 à 3.3. Profondeur recalculée de 10.0 à 8.0 km (de 6.2 à 5 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 14 km (8.8 mi) au SSE.
Date & time: 26 Feb 2021 08:39:06 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: vendredi, 26 févr. 2021 10:39 (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3.3
Profondeur: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.4614°N / 25.9415°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Grèce)
Volcan le plus près: Santorini (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km S de Koutsounari (pop: 566) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
64 km SSE de Ierapetra (pop: 12,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
84 km SSE de Aghios Nicolaos (Agios Nikolaos) (pop: 11,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
84 km S de Sitía (pop: 8,710) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
87 km SSO de Palekastro (pop: 1,090) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
94 km SE de Pirgos (pop: 1,130) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
98 km SE de Arkalochori (pop: 3,540) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
121 km SE de Héraklion (pop: 137,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
121 km SE de Néa Alikarnassos (Nea Alikarnassos) (pop: 12,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
439 km SSE de Athènes (pop: 664,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
122 km SE de Kreta Island (pop: 623,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
137 km SO de Kasos Island (pop: 1,010) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 18.9°C (66 F), humidity: 51%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from N
Primary data source: NOA (National Observatory of Athens)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
3.38 km64 Km SSE From Ierapetra, GreeceNOA
3.38 kmCRETE, GREECEEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Güzelcamli / not felt
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