Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
18-26 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
25 May - 1 Jun 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
15-30 Jun 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
8-23 Jul 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
12-30 Aug 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
1-19 Sep 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Interactive map of latest earthquakes and active volcanoes in the world

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Random pictures

Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Mediterranean Sea (Cyprus) on Monday, 18 March 2019

Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake  - Mediterranean Sea (Cyprus) on Monday, 18 March 2019
Date & time: Mon, 18 Mar 21:18:26 UTC
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 12.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.6358°N / 32.5918°E (Cyprus)
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (311 km)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^9 J (2.21 MWh / 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- thank you.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 18 Mar 2019
Mon, 18 Mar 21:18 UTCM 3.4 / 10 kmCyprus RegionEMSC
Mon, 18 Mar 21:18 UTCM 3.5 / 14.2 km3km E of Mesoyi, CyprusUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Emba / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(18.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was on the sofa when I felt shaking
Pissouri / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Zelemenos, Kamares / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Felt bed shake slightly for a few seconds
(24 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kouklia paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Aphrodite Hills Kouklia / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed vibrated
Tala, Pafos / MMI III (Weak shaking): Short and sharp
Tsada (25.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed shook on 3rd floor house. Furniture rattled. House swayed. Children slept through it.
Empa / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Limassol / MMI III (Weak shaking): In few seconds like 3 times light shaking. Our cat was sleeping near and even felt it)
(18.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Tala paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Cyprus Pafos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Tala (26.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Paphos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Letymbou Cyprus / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Paphos (18.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
paphos / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Kamares, Paphos / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(Cyprus) (24 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Short and sharp (via EMSC)
Souni (Cyprus) (26 km E from epicenter)(no details): We did not feel anything but our dog woke and started whining at this time (via EMSC)
Agios Theodoros (Cyprus) (19 km NW from epicenter)(no details): We were woken by shaking (via EMSC)
(Cyprus) (2 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Секунды 2 трясло весь дом, но похоже было на сильный ветер. Но на первом этаже жильцы не почувствовали:) (via EMSC)
Livadia (Cyprus) (96 km E from epicenter)(no details): eniosa ena gargalito stin kolotripida mou! (via EMSC)
Καϊμακλί (Cyprus) (90 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I "heard" it rather than felt it and thought it was the wind. No movementat all. (via EMSC)
Neapoli (Cyprus) (41 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slightly felt for a couple of secs. (via EMSC)
(Cyprus) (21 km NW from epicenter)(no details): For a few seconds is a small felt (via EMSC)
Konia (Cyprus) (19 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mild movement for a few seconds with doors and windows ratalling (via EMSC)
(Cyprus) (19 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My daughter felt it, I didn't notice it. (via EMSC)
(Cyprus) (19 km NE from epicenter)(no details): At first we thought our dog was under the bed...shaking her head...but realised she was on the bed with us. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: