Very strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - 12 km southeast of Itea, Phocis, Central Greece, on Tuesday, July 6, 1965 at 03:18 (GMT)
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Very strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake at 20 km depth
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.384°N / 22.545°E↗ (Phocis, Central Greece, Greece)
Antipode: 38.384°S / 157.455°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sousaki (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) W of Antikyra (pop: 1,450) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) ESE of Itea (pop: 4,780) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Livadia (Levádhia) (pop: 21,500) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Aegion (West Greece) (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) S of Lamia (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NW of Corinto (Peloponnese) (pop: 30,200) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) W of Thebes (pop: 22,000) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) ENE of Patras (West Greece) (pop: 168,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Chalcis (pop: 59,100) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WNW of Athens (Attica) (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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