Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 49 km southeast of Nicosia, Cyprus, on Wednesday, 28 March 1984 at 16:15 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 34 km depth
Date & time: 28 Mar 1984 16:15:05 UTC
Depth: 34.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.786°N / 33.606°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Kiti (pop: 3,280) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) S of Larnaca (pop: 72,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Pergamos (pop: 15,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Xylofagou (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSE of Dali (pop: 6,090) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SW of Paralimni (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Strovolos (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Protaras (pop: 20,200) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ENE of Lemesos (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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