Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 19 km north of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Friday, 24 February 1995 at 20:46 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.937°N / 32.499°E (Pafos, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) SW of Simou (pop: 178) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) ENE of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Kato Pýrgos (Nicosia) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Pachna (Limassol) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) W of Kakopetria (Nicosia) (pop: 1,260) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WSW of Lefka (Nicosia) (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) WSW of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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