Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 34 km north of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Friday, 24 February 1995 at 20:23 (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: 35.066°N / 32.303°E (Pafos, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) WNW of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNW of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Kato Pýrgos (Nicosia) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Lefka (Nicosia) (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Morfou (Nicosia) (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) WNW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) W of Strovolos (Nicosia) (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) WSW of Kyrenia (Keryneia) (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) W 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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