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Past earthquakes in Crete (Greece): 2021 - list, stats and map

Updated: Oct 5, 2022 21:55 GMT -
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Quakes in 2021:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 6
  • 7 quakes between magnitude 5 and 6
  • 51 quakes between magnitude 4 and 5
  • 734 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 3528 quakes between magnitude 2 and 3
  • 3409 quakes below magnitude 2 that people normally don't feel.
In 2021, Crete (Greece) was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 6.3, 7 quakes between 5.0 and 6.0, 51 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 734 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 3528 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. There were also 3409 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. See all quakes in the past 24 hours!

Strongest quake: Mag. 6.3 | Eastern Mediterranean, Greece -

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Thursday, December 30, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 30, 2021 11:55 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 30, 2021 21:55 GMT)
3.9

33 km
Greece: 28 Km S From Palaiochora More
Wednesday, December 29, 2021 GMT (3 quakes)
Dec 30, 2021 1:06 am (GMT +2) (Dec 29, 2021 23:06 GMT)
4.2

15 km
Greece: 7 Km SW From Arkalochori 30 reportsMore
Dec 29, 2021 6:45 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 29, 2021 16:45 GMT)
5.4

5 km
Greece: 127 Km S From Ierapetra 25 reportsMore
Dec 29, 2021 7:08 am (GMT +2) (Dec 29, 2021 05:08 GMT)
5.7

67 km
Greece: 37 Km SW From Arvi 210 reportsMore
Monday, December 27, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 27, 2021 4:57 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 27, 2021 14:57 GMT)
3.9

13 km
Greece: 7 Km WSW From Arkalochori 11 reportsMore
Sunday, December 26, 2021 GMT (6 quakes)
Dec 27, 2021 12:46 am (GMT +2) (Dec 26, 2021 22:46 GMT)
3.9

5.7 km
Greece: 27 Km S From Kassos More
Dec 27, 2021 12:15 am (GMT +2) (Dec 26, 2021 22:15 GMT)
3.6

9.6 km
Greece: 17 Km SSW From Kassos More
Dec 27, 2021 12:02 am (GMT +2) (Dec 26, 2021 22:02 GMT)
3.8

7.7 km
Greece: 31 Km S From Kassos More
Dec 26, 2021 9:01 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 26, 2021 19:01 GMT)
4.2

6.3 km
Greece: 33 Km SSW From Kassos 2 reportsMore
Dec 26, 2021 8:59 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 26, 2021 18:59 GMT)
5.5

6.1 km
Greece: 45 Km S From Kassos 7 reportsMore
Dec 26, 2021 5:15 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 26, 2021 15:15 GMT)
5.2

9 km
Greece: 46 Km S From Kassos 5 reportsMore
Friday, December 24, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 25, 2021 12:14 am (GMT +2) (Dec 24, 2021 22:14 GMT)
3.7

13 km
Greece: 7 Km SW From Arkalochori 14 reportsMore
Wednesday, December 22, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 22, 2021 1:21 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 22, 2021 11:21 GMT)
3.6

10.9 km
Greece: 6 Km N From Gavdhos 1 reportMore
22 Dec 2021 13:21 (Dec 22, 2021 11:21 GMT)
3.6

168 km
Greece: Soudha / Kreta More
Monday, December 20, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 20, 2021 8:49 am (GMT +2) (Dec 20, 2021 06:49 GMT)
3.6

6.5 km
Greece: 4 Km NE From Arkalochori 2 reportsMore
Sunday, December 19, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 19, 2021 9:23 am (GMT +2) (Dec 19, 2021 07:23 GMT)
4.4

60 km
Greece: Palaikastron / Kreta More
Saturday, December 18, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 18, 2021 7:52 am (GMT +2) (Dec 18, 2021 05:52 GMT)
2.2

10.6 km
Greece: 35 Km NNE From Kissamos 3 reportsMore
Dec 18, 2021 7:16 am (GMT +2) (Dec 18, 2021 05:16 GMT)
5.4

58 km
Greece: 23 Km NNW From Andikithira 40 reportsMore
Wednesday, December 15, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 15, 2021 5:43 am (GMT +2) (Dec 15, 2021 03:43 GMT)
4.1

16 km
Greece: 65 Km SSE From Zakros More
Saturday, December 11, 2021 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 11, 2021 3:19 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 11, 2021 13:19 GMT)
3.6

16 km
Greece: 33 Km SE From Zakros More
Thursday, December 9, 2021 GMT (2 quakes)
Dec 9, 2021 7:31 pm (GMT +2) (Dec 9, 2021 17:31 GMT)
3.8

30 km
Greece: 74 Km WSW From Palaiochora More
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.9 x 1014 joules (79.2 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 68147 tons of TNT or 4.3 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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