Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 48 km north of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Thursday, 23 February 1995 at 22:12 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.201°N / 32.304°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (13 mi) NNW of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Kato Pýrgos (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NNW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) W of Lefka (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) W of Morfou (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) W of Kyrenia (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) W of Strovolos (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) W of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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