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18 February 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 4.7 CRETE, GREECE 18/02/2016 02:40 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 4.7 18/02/2016 02:40 CRETE, GREECE

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A magnitude 4.7 earthquake has occurred CRETE, GREECE at:
34.87N 26.33E Depth 13km 18/02/2016 at 02:40:23 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
403 km S Izmir (pop 2500603, local time 04:40:23.6 2016-02-18)
121 km SE Iráklion (pop 137154, local time 04:40:23.6 2016-02-18)
56 km E Ierápetra (pop 12536, local time 04:40:23.6 2016-02-18)
37 km S Palaíkastron (pop 1094, local time 04:40:23.6 2016-02-18)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 18/02/2016 03:00 (UTC)
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http://seismo.geology.upatras.gr/

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BEO BUD GFZ HSNC KAN LDG NOA SC3 THE
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M4.7 CRETE, GREECE 18/02/2016 02:40 (UTC)

18/02/2016 02:40.
Magnitude 4.7.
CRETE, GREECE .
Latitude 34.87 North.
Longitude 26.33 East.
Depth 13 kilometers.
38 kilometers South of Palaikastron