Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 20 km southwest of Nisida Garmpias Island, Greece, on Saturday, November 15, 1997 at 06:12 (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: 38.939°N / 25.929°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.939°S / 154.071°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sporades (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSW of Tavari (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Antissa (pop: 908) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> 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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|3.7||10 km||Aegean Sea (Greece)||USGS|
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