Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 81 km northwest of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Friday, 24 February 1995 at 22:13 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.364°N / 31.891°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) NW of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NW of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) WNW of Kato Pýrgos (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) WNW of Lefka (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) NW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) W of Kyrenia (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) S of Alanya (Turkey) (pop: 113,000) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) W of Strovolos (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) W of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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