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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Cyprus Region on Saturday, 18 March 2017

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - Cyprus Region on Saturday, 18 March 2017
Mar 18 18:21: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.4.
Date & time: Saturday, 18 March 2017 18:15 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.44°N / 32.14°E (Cyprus)
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (341 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^11 J (69.8 MWh / 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 18 Mar 2017
Sat, 18 Mar 18:15 UTCM 4.5 / 64.1 kmMEDITERRANEAN SEA REVISE01 (2017.03.18KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 18 Mar 18:15 UTCM 4.5 / 10 kmCYPRUS REGIONEMSC
Sat, 18 Mar 18:15 UTCM 4.5 / 26.2 km- 37km SSW of Paphos, CyprusUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Paphos / MMI III (Weak shaking): Was sitting on sofa with my husband. Both felt the tremor.
Paphos outskirts / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sat on the sofa against the wall and it shook like someone was bouncing on it
Paphos / MMI III (Weak shaking): Third floor apartment block in Paphos. Furniture moved slightly and dull rumble sound. Over in a couple of seconds.
Tala / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Paphos / MMI III (Weak shaking): Vibration for 2-3 seconds.
Paphos Cyprus (44.8 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): We are staying in a hotel in Paphos Cyprus and felt the floor shaking for about 20 seconds. It was not a good experience.
Kato Paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt ii for 5 sec in limnaria garden 3 floor in Paphos
coral bay / not felt
Emba / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Paphos universal area (45 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tremithousa Paphos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking indoors, crockery etc rattling. Felt sick, and for a while after. Waiting for the follow up!
Kato Pafos Universdal area / MMI III (Weak shaking): I just felt 2 light ripples one after the other. The second one a bit stronger.No damage occured during this time
Felt it Limassol (MesaiYitonia) area / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Paphos, cy / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mesogi, Paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Limassol / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Limassol / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Emba Cyprus / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(52.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
konia paphos cyprus / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kato Paphos / MMI V (Moderate shaking): About 5 secs duration - walls and floor visibly vibrated distinct low rumbling noise slightly before during and after.
Kissonerga (48.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Paphos - Anavargos (46 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): to me it felt very stong
Paphos (45.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Clorakas / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
EPISKOPI PAPHOS (88.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was just watching tv in bed and the hole house just moved
Peyia (236.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Peyia cyprus / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Paphos / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Paphos (67 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed and wardrobEs shaking I was in a 2 nd floor appartment
Emba, (47.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Chair jolted & some pictures moved on the walls. (via app)
KISSONERGA / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Paphos / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Peyia, paphos cyprus / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Pathos / MMI IV (Light shaking): Hotel shook for about 5 seconds. First experience of an earthquake the shaking and rattling on the 3rd flor was very surreal.
Tala Paphos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Universal, Paphos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Pissouri / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Empa, Paphos, Cyprus (67.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): House rocked whilst bathing the children, short but very definite...
limassol / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kato Paphos, Cyprus (54.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: Ripple felt on floor of pub
Tala, Paphos, Cyprus / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Tsada / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Paphos, Tsada / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Kouklia (51.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Polemi / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sofa was shaking two times in 1 pr 2 seconds.
(60.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Very slight bump. Not really shaking, just a single movement.
Lysos (Cyprus) (74 km N from epicenter)(no details): Felt the sofa moving slightly... knew it was a quake... no damage. (via EMSC)
Peyia (Cyprus) (59 km N from epicenter)(no details): Sofa wobbled a bit (via EMSC)
Limassol (Cyprus) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Short shake, 2 seconds. I felt it quite strongly in the kitchen, my son didn't (in the sitting room). (via EMSC)
Peyia (Cyprus) (58 km N from epicenter)(no details): Батарея затряслась... (via EMSC)
Tremithousa (Cyprus) (53 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Just a shake and a rumble (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (52 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Very short and sharp. Unusual (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (49 km NE from epicenter)(no details): An eathquake in Paphos. 4.4 Unpleasant feeling (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Hope a bigger one wont come any time soon (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): A short vibration and high presure felt for just 2-3 seconds (via EMSC)
Yeroskipou (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Doors shook and it was quite strong. Bed shaking too. Geroskipou Paphos. (via EMSC)
Larnaca (Cyprus) (143 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I think another one is coming. I hear the neighbours dog making the same sound like before this quake (via EMSC)
Limassol (Cyprus) (84 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was quite a strong shaking in Limassol sea front area. The whole apartment shoke and pictures fell off the walls :-/ was a bit scary (via EMSC)
Limassol (Cyprus) (84 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Imagine you live near a railway and that shaking of when the train goes by. It was a shake of 5-6 seconds (via EMSC)
Limassol (Cyprus) (84 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Exesa ligo panw m. Alla den ta egemwsa! (via EMSC)
Polemi (Cyprus) (63 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sofa swayed, wine sloshed in glasses! (via EMSC)
Kallepia (Cyprus) (59 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sofas moved while rumbling noise heard (via EMSC)
Tsada (Cyprus) (56 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Just felt the sofa move slightly.Which was not sure as new to area and down load app and just confirmed it (via EMSC)
Koili (Cyprus) (56 km N from epicenter)(no details): Small tremor. Sofa moved and cupboard handles shook! (via EMSC)
Tala (Cyprus) (55 km N from epicenter)(no details): Was sat on the sofa and it began to shake side to side for a maximum of 5 seconds. no objects were physically damaged. the shaking was intense for the short time the quake was felt. (via EMSC)
Kissonerga (Cyprus) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Lasted few seconds only but felt quiet strong, building shook & noise (via EMSC)
Kissonerga (Cyprus) (53 km N from epicenter)(no details): Good shake. Felt right underneath. (via EMSC)
Anarita (Cyprus) (52 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It felt as throw sofa was pushed. It was a South to North push (via EMSC)
Emba (Cyprus) (52 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Always stay indoors (via EMSC)
Konia (Cyprus) (51 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Too early to tell about possible damage. It's 8:20 pm and I'm not going anywhere until tomorrow. (via EMSC)
Konia (Cyprus) (51 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It came as quick as it went --- shaking, heavy sofa moved with two people on it and one son was sat on - large jolt and loud noise and ended. We went straight outside after grabbing coats. Nothing else now after 45 mins (via EMSC)
Kouklia (Cyprus) (51 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about seven seconds (via EMSC)
Chloraka (Cyprus) (50 km N from epicenter)(no details): Home was swinging (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (50 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Very quick and sharp (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was very short just a few seconds! (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was very very brief (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Chlorakas Nr Paphos, Slight rocking sensation for a second or so. (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt the shake and things kept rattling for a while after. (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I was scared... (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Approx 3 seconds, I would say that it was an earth quake of 4-5 scale (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (47 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt vibration where we were sitting down (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (47 km NE from epicenter)(no details): House shook (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (47 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Mild (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): About 5 seconds (via EMSC)
Nicosia () (140 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The door was shaking. It lasted 5 seconds approximately. (via EMSC)
Nicosia (Cyprus) (140 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Mild shaking 4th floor. Lasted 3-4 seconds (via EMSC)
Limassol (Cyprus) (84 km NE from epicenter)(no details): In my flat, 3rd floor. I was sitting and felt it. (via EMSC)
Limassol (Cyprus) (82 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ot for so long, only 5-7 seconds (via EMSC)
Giolou (Cyprus) (65 km N from epicenter)(no details): i was sat down and i felt swaying for only maybe 5 seconds - its my first experience! exciting! the dogs barked afterwards for a couple of minutes - all quiet again now. the laundry basket moved slightly, but i know what i felt (via EMSC)
Stroumpi (Cyprus) (62 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Slight shaking of chair and tv (via EMSC)
Peyia (Cyprus) (58 km N from epicenter)(no details): My beer tried to escape from me (via EMSC)
Tsada (Cyprus) (57 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sofa moved (via EMSC)
Emba (Cyprus) (52 km N from epicenter)(no details): Made house shake for about 5 seconds (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (49 km NE from epicenter)(no details): My house is dancing Rick m roll. Long time to felt an earthquake....Oh my!!! (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Short but distinctive (via EMSC)
Mandria (Cyprus) (48 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Sideways movement 3/4 seconds only felt sitting down others did not feel standing up (via EMSC)

 

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