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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: Sat, 18 Mar 18:15:26 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.44°N / 32.14°E [Map]
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (341 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 18 Mar
Sat, 18 Mar 18:15 UTCM 4.5 / 64.1 kmMEDITERRANEAN SEA REVISE01 (2017.03.18[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 18 Mar 18:15 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km CYPRUS REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 18 Mar 18:15 UTCM 4.5 / 26.2 km- 37km SSW of Paphos, Cyprus[Map]USGS

"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)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 7 Apr
Fri, 7 Apr 23:39 UTCM 2.7 / 54.7 km - [info] (283 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 9 Apr
Sun, 9 Apr 11:07 UTCM 3.0 / 5 km - [info] (304 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
(25.4 km W from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
limassol / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sun, 16 Apr
Sun, 16 Apr 09:58 UTCM 2.6 / 10.6 km - [info] (282 km)KIBRIS-LEFKOSA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 23 Apr
Sun, 23 Apr 21:58 UTCM 2.9 / 15.3 km - [info] (331 km)KIBRIS RUM KESIMI
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 15 May
Mon, 15 May 03:46 UTCM 3.5 / 83.4 km - [info] (231 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA REVISE01 (2017.05.15
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 20 May
Sat, 20 May 05:41 UTCM 3.9 / 20.9 km - [info] (273 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA REVISE01 (2017.05.20
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Fredericia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Walls was shaking and we was wake up
Larnaca (27.7 km W from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was sat in a lounge seat in my flat on the third storey. Felt a very mild wobble over a short period of a few seconds. Looked up to see if lamp shades were swinging. They did not swing. Nothing rattled. Checked the time - 08:41 local time, 05:41 UTC
(Cyprus) (52 km W from epicenter)(no details): nothing felt (via EMSC)
Aradippou (Cyprus) (33 km W from epicenter)(no details): In Larnaca was not very strong (via EMSC)
Larnaca (Cyprus) (30 km W from epicenter)(no details): I was in bed and the bed started shaking!!! (via EMSC)
Larnaca (Cyprus) (29 km W from epicenter)(no details): Larnaka (via EMSC)
Larnaca (Cyprus) (29 km W from epicenter)(no details): It was only 3 seconds just 5min ago (via EMSC)
Larnaca (Cyprus) (29 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt on the 5th floor (via EMSC)
Oroklini (Cyprus) (26 km W from epicenter)(no details): Funny quake (via EMSC)
Famagusta () (22 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My brother shouted my name to wake me up. ..bed was shaking. ...This was how he woke me up the day before. ..by shaking the bed. .but this time he was the other side of the room. ..good trick I thought. ..Then realised it was an earthquake (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 20 May 06:05 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km - [info] (264 km) CYPRUS REGION
[Map]
EMSC
(31.1 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ayia Napa (Cyprus) (11 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Everything shook and loud noise (via EMSC)
Ayia napa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Famagusta / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Ayia Napa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Nissi beach / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We're on a vacation in nissi beach, the floor and the slidedoors at the hotelroom was shaking.
Ayia Thekla, Sotira / MMI II (Very weak shaking): After the first one , this one was very weak, but still in the 2 floor you can feel it
Avgorou, Cyprus (25.2 km NW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ayia Napa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sat, 20 May 08:22 UTCM 3.0 / 17.6 km - [info] (270 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Ayia napa / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Protaras / MMI IV (Light shaking): Are on vacation in Protaras,Fig Tre Bay, and felt it like some One Was shaking my bed.
Aiya Napa / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sat on the second floor eating breakfast. Doors started to rattle and the chairs we were sat on shook. Straight away we knew an earthquake had stuck the island.
Salamis (51 km NW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ayia Thekla Sotira / MMI IV (Light shaking): Third one this morning, really scary, bad was moving, lighter when the 1, but harder than 2
Mon, 29 May
Mon, 29 May 00:35 UTCM 4.0 / 9.4 km - [info] (314 km)KIBRIS RUM KESIMI REVISE01 (2017.05.29
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
ayia thekla / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Xylofagou / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Aiya Napa (149.2 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Mon, 29 May 02:59 UTCM 2.6 / 15 km - [info] (267 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 1 Jun
Thu, 1 Jun 01:08 UTCM 2.7 / 2.1 km - [info] (328 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Fri, 2 Jun
Fri, 2 Jun 17:28 UTCM 2.7 / 54.4 km - [info] (255 km)KIBRIS-TUZLA[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Tue, 13 Jun
Tue, 13 Jun 02:11 UTCM 2.7 / 17.9 km - [info] (237 km)KIBRIS-ISKELE
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 10 Jul
Mon, 10 Jul 09:47 UTCM 2.9 / 21.6 km - [info] (292 km)KIBRIS RUM KESIMI
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Wed, 12 Jul
Wed, 12 Jul 19:44 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info] (365 km)EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]KOERI-RETMC
Wed, 12 Jul 19:44 UTCM 3.1 / 16.2 km - [info] (306 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Wed, 26 Jul
Wed, 26 Jul 10:02 UTCM 3.1 / 10.7 km - [info] (295 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Wed, 16 Aug
Wed, 16 Aug 19:39 UTCM 3.7 / 10 km - [info] (284 km) CYPRUS REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Wed, 16 Aug 19:41 UTCM 2.7 / 22.8 km - [info] (288 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Fri, 25 Aug
Fri, 25 Aug 20:55 UTCM 2.8 / 7.3 km - [info] (304 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 2 Sep
Sat, 2 Sep 10:14 UTCM 2.7 / 8 km - [info] (299 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 3 Sep
Sun, 3 Sep 05:25 UTCM 2.9 / 10 km - [info] (247 km)KIBRIS-ISKELE
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 11 Sep
Mon, 11 Sep 10:16 UTCM 2.6 / 26 km - [info] (337 km) CYPRUS REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Tue, 24 Oct
Tue, 24 Oct 03:32 UTCM 3.1 / 37.2 km - [info] (278 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Sun, 19 Nov
Sun, 19 Nov 05:19 UTCM 3.7 / 40 km - [info] (338 km) EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
EMSC
Mon, 20 Nov
Mon, 20 Nov 10:52 UTCM 3.3 / 15 km - [info] (311 km) CYPRUS REGION[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Nov
Sun, 26 Nov 09:51 UTCM 4.2 / 40 km - [info] (397 km)4.2 EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 30 Nov
Thu, 30 Nov 15:50 UTCM 3.5 / 6.4 km - [info] (357 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 30 Nov 15:55 UTCM 4.0 / 5 km - [info] (354 km) CYPRUS REGION
[Map]
EMSC
Limassol (69.5 km ENE from epicenter) / not felt: Not recognized in Limassol (via app)
Kato Polemidia (Cyprus) (81 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nothing in Limassol. (via EMSC)
Paphos (Cyprus) (49 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I just came home and the window blinds were shaking for a few seconds....not strong but it was felt indeed! (via EMSC)
Nicosia (Cyprus) (139 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Nothing felt in Nicosia. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Thu, 30 Nov 16:19 UTCM 3.1 / 9.1 km - [info] (354 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 30 Nov 18:16 UTCM 2.7 / 18.2 km - [info] (354 km)MEDITERRANEAN SEA
[Map]
KOERI-RETMC
Thu, 21 Dec
Thu, 21 Dec 17:57 UTCM 3.2 / 30 km - [info] (310 km) EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]EMSC

 

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