Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - Drouseia, 23 km north of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Thursday, 23 February 1995 at 21:59 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.98°N / 32.407°E (Drouseia, Pafos, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNE of Dhrousha (pop: 403) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Kato Pýrgos (Nicosia) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Pachna (Limassol) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Lefka (Nicosia) (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Kakopetria (Nicosia) (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) WSW of Strovolos (Nicosia) (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WSW of Kyrenia (Keryneia) (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.9||10.2 km||Cyprus region||USGS|
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