Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 34 km southwest of Nisida Garmpias Island, Greece, on Wednesday, November 19, 1997 at 21:16 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 33 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.862°N / 25.8°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.862°S / 154.2°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sporades (157 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Tavari (pop: 88) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NNE of Psara (pop: 454) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Antissa (pop: 908) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) NW of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Parakoila (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (128 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||33 km||Aegean Sea (Greece)||USGS|
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