Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 1.4 km north of Agios Georgios Island, Pafos, Cyprus, on Friday, 24 February 1995 at 11:49 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.087°N / 32.334°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NW of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Kato Pýrgos (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Lefka (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Kakopetria (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WSW of Morfou (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) NW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Lapta (pop: 5,220) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) W of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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