Strong mag. 5.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 9 km southwest of Agios Georgios Island, Pafos, Cyprus, on Monday, 29 May 1995 at 04:58 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 29 May 1995 04:58:32 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.039°N / 32.246°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NW of Inia (pop: 385) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Kato Pýrgos (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) W of Lefka (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) WSW of Morfou (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Lemesos (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) W of Strovolos (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) WSW of Kyrenia (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) W of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) W of Larnaca (pop: 72,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.3||10 km||Cyprus region||USGS|
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More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 13 Jun 1995 19:33 UTC| M 4.2 |10 km (6.2 mi) depth|15 km (9 mi) distance| USGS | Details