Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, 35 km northwest of Paphos, Pafos, Cyprus, on Sunday, 26 February 1995 at 04:53 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 11 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 11.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.031°N / 32.196°E (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) WNW of Inia (pop: 385) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Paphos (pop: 36,000) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WSW of Kato Pýrgos (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Lefka (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) WSW of Morfou (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WNW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) W of Strovolos (pop: 67,900) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) WSW of Kyrenia (pop: 26,700) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) W of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) W of Salina (pop: 72,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||11 km||Cyprus region||USGS|
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