Weak mag. 2.9 earthquake - 21 km north of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Thursday, 23 February 1995 at 22:23 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.957°N / 32.48°E (Pafos, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Simou (pop: 178) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) NE of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SW of Kato Pýrgos (Nicosia) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Pachna (Limassol) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Lefka (Nicosia) (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WSW of Morfou (Nicosia) (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.