Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 82 km northwest of Castro, Chios, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, January 25, 1998 at 20:03 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 14 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 14.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.671°N / 25.279°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.671°S / 154.721°W↗
Nearest volcano: Sporades (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Psara (pop: 454) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) ESE of Skyros (pop: 1,730) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) W of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WNW of Castro (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Agra (pop: 955) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) WSW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (65 mi) NE of Karystos (Karistos) (pop: 5,090) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SW of Molivos (pop: 1,560) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (97 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||14 km||Aegean Sea (Greece)||USGS|
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