Mag. 3.9 earthquake - 107 km east of Irákleion, Iraklio, Greece, on 12 Oct 8:00 am (GMT +3) -

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 5.2 quake Greece, 318 km south of Izmir (İzmir, Turkey), 12 Oct 7:11 am (GMT +3), which had occurred 49 minutes earlier.
Mag. 3.9 earthquake  - 107 km east of Irákleion, Iraklio, Greece, on 12 Oct 8:00 am (GMT +3)

Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 18 km depth

12 Oct 05:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
12 Oct 05:09: Epicenter location corrected by 1.1 km (0.7 mi) towards S.
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12 Oct 06:56: Now using data updates from NOA
Date & time: 12 Oct 2020 05:00:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 12 Oct 8:00 am (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.5966°N / 26.282°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Santorini (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) N of Erimoupolis (Lasithi)
46 km (29 mi) NNE of Sitia (pop: 8,710)
68 km (42 mi) NE of Ágios Nikólaos (Agios Nikolaos) (pop: 11,400)
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Neápoli (Neapoli) (pop: 2,680)
81 km (51 mi) NE of Ierápetra (Ierapetra) (pop: 12,400)
85 km (53 mi) W of Karpathos (Dodecanese) (pop: 2,240)
107 km (67 mi) ENE of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
198 km (123 mi) WSW of Ródos (Rodos) (pop: 56,100)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 22.8°C (73 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: NOA
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.918 km46 Km NNE of Sitia, GreeceNOA
M 3.96.1 kmMediterranean Sea, GreeceKOERI-RETMC
M 4.110 km37 Km N of Palekastro, GreeceUSGS
M 4.118 km46 Km NNE of Sitia, GreeceEMSC
M 4.310 km47 Km NNE of Sitia, GreeceGFZ
M 3.610 km48 Km NNE of Sitia, GreeceGFZ

User reports for this quake (6)

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Karpathos (85.1 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Sitia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Felt like a small ocean wave
Sitia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Felt like a small ocean wave
Mochlos / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s : Felt like a small ocean wave
Heraklion, port / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Heraklion Crete / Weak shaking (MMI III)
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