Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus, on Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 7:33 am (GMT +3) -
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 56 km depth
20 Oct 05:45 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 7:33 am (GMT +3)
Depth: 56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.31°N / 32.33°E↗ (Eastern Mediterranean, Cyprus)
Antipode: 35.31°S / 147.67°W↗
Nearest volcano: Karadağ (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Polis (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Kato Pýrgos (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) N of Peyia (pop: 2,460) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Lefka (pop: 7,840) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) W of Morfou (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) N of Geroskipou Municipality (pop: 8,310) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) WNW of Akaki (pop: 2,770) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NW of Sotira (pop: 4,440) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NW of Limassol (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of Zypern Island (pop: 1,140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.