Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 29 km southwest of Nisida Garmpias Island, Greece, on Tuesday, November 18, 1997 at 20:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.879°N / 25.855°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.879°S / 154.145°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sporades (160 km / 99 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) SSW of Tavari (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SSW of Antissa (pop: 908) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SSW of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.8||10 km||Aegean Sea (Greece)||USGS|
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