Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - Filousa, 24 km north of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Friday, 24 February 1995 at 02:52 (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: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.98°N / 32.505°E (Filousa, Pafos, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) N of Philousa Khrysokhous (pop: 31) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Kato Pýrgos (Nicosia) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) NW of Pachna (Limassol) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Lefka (Nicosia) (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) W of Kakopetria (Nicosia) (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Pissouri (Limassol) (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> 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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