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EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.2 CRETE, GREECE 31/07/2017 21:29 (UTC)

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Magnitude 5.2 31/07/2017 21:29 CRETE, GREECE

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A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has occurred CRETE, GREECE at:
34.49N 24.02E Depth 12km 31/07/2017 at 21:29:12 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:


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Manual location disseminated on 31/07/2017 21:45 (UTC)
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M5.2 CRETE, GREECE 31/07/2017 21:29 (UTC)

31/07/2017 21:29.
Magnitude 5.2.
CRETE, GREECE .
Latitude 34.49 North.
Longitude 24.02 East.
Depth 12 kilometers.
41 kilometers South of Ambelos

ALERT: mb 5.2 CRETE, GREECE 41 km S Ambelos 31/07/2017 21:29 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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WARNING : These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.
Location and magnitude estimations may be revised if necessary in
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EARTHQUAKE on 31/07/2017 at 21:29 (UTC)
CRETE, GREECE 41 km S Ambelos

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.2

Data provided by: BEO BUD GFU GSRC HSNC IMP KAN LED LJU LVV
MAD MSO NEWS NOA OCA SC3 THE

Latitude = 34.49 N
Longitude = 24.02 E
Origin Time = 21:29:12.2 (UTC)
Depth = 12 Km
RMS = 1.85 sec
Gap = 64 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 6.0 Km
- Semi minor = 3.9 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 8 degrees

Number of data used = 477

Preliminary location computed on Mon Jul 31 21:45:45 2017 (UTC)
Done by S Godey

Comments :

Message number: 2490

All magnitudes estimations :
mb4.7 (BEO) M 5.0 (BUD) Mb5.7 (GSRC) ML5.4 (HSNC)
Mw5.0 (KAN) MB5.4 (LED) Mb5.3 (MAD) Mb5.4 (MSO)
ML4.9 (NOA) M 4.8 (OCA) M 5.1 (SC3) ML5.2 (THE)

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