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Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Limassol, 33 km southeast of Zypern Island, Cyprus, Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:51 pm (GMT +2) -

Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Limassol, 33 km southeast of Zypern Island, Cyprus, Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:51 pm (GMT +2) Reported seismic-like event (likely no quake): Limassol, 33 km southeast of Zypern Island, Cyprus, Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:51 pm (GMT +2)
20 Jan 14:01 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 11 minutes.
Date & time: Jan 20, 2022 13:51:11 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:51 pm (GMT +2)
Magnitude: 3?
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.74098°N / 33.16619°E (Parekklisia, Limassol, Cyprus)
Antipode: 34.741°S / 146.834°W
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Limassol (Limassol District) (pop: 154,000) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Nicosia (pop: 200,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 10.7°C (51 F), humidity: 54%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: VolcanoDiscovery
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Parekklisha, Limassol (0 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Oct 9, 1996 13:10
26 years ago
6.8

33 km
97km / 61mi37 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Jan 11, 2022 01:07
19 weeks ago
6.6

20 km
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Sep 29, 1918 12:07
104 years ago
6.6

15 km
226km / 140mi33 km NW of Tartus, SyriaMore
Jun 27, 1998 13:55
24 years ago
6.3

33 km
306km / 190mi12 km S of Adana, TurkeyMore
Sep 10, 1953 04:06
69 years ago
6.3

20 km
76km / 47mi9.1 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 23, 1995 21:03
27 years ago
5.9

10 km
88km / 55miAgios Georgios Island, Paphos, 100 km W of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Sep 15, 1961 01:46
61 years ago
5.9

30 km
69km / 43mi6.4 km SE of Xylofagou, Larnaka, CyprusMore
Jan 13, 1997 10:19
25 years ago
5.7

33 km
91km / 57mi78 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Oct 10, 1996 01:10
26 years ago
5.7

33 km
89km / 56mi31 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 14:19
26 years ago
5.7

33 km
89km / 55mi29 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Aug 11, 1999 04:27
23 years ago
5.6

33 km
21km / 13mi15 km NW of Limassol, CyprusMore
May 25, 1999 17:15
23 years ago
5.6

10 km
99km / 62mi43 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
May 11, 2012 18:48
10 years ago
5.4

17 km
102km / 63miEastern Mediterranean, 84 km SE of Larnaca, Larnaka, CyprusMore
Nov 27, 1996 00:44
26 years ago
5.4

33 km
105km / 65mi45 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Mar 22, 1993 11:03
29 years ago
5.4

32 km
113km / 70mi75 km E of Larnaca, Larnaka, CyprusMore
May 29, 1995 04:58
27 years ago
5.3

10 km
90km / 56miAgios Georgios Island, 33 km NW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 23, 1995 21:40
27 years ago
5.3

10 km
85km / 53miAgios Georgios Island, Paphos, 97 km W of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Dec 5, 2020 12:44
1 year 24 weeks ago
5.2

106 km
188km / 117miEastern Mediterranean, 61 km S of Alanya, Antalya, TurkeyMore
Apr 15, 2015 08:25
7 years ago
5.2

10 km
77km / 48miNisi Geronissos, 3.9 km W of Peyia, Pégeia, Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 10, 1996 04:54
26 years ago
5.2

33 km
81km / 50miNisi Geronissos, 15 km NW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 14:00
26 years ago
5.2

33 km
105km / 65mi45 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
May 14, 2005 23:46
17 years ago
5.1

69 km
178km / 111mi93 km SW of Gazipasa, Gazipaşa, Antalya, TurkeyMore
Aug 17, 1999 15:06
23 years ago
5.1

33 km
29km / 18miLimassol, 24 km SW of Zypern Island, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 16:22
26 years ago
5.1

33 km
90km / 56mi36 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Jan 12, 1976 17:50
46 years ago
5.1

33 km
75km / 47mi62 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Dec 2, 1996 04:08
25 years ago
5.0

33 km
98km / 61mi47 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 21, 1996 06:00
26 years ago
5.0

33 km
85km / 53mi37 km S of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 10, 1996 00:23
26 years ago
5.0

33 km
96km / 60mi40 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Jan 15, 1987 11:19
35 years ago
5.0

34 km
68km / 42mi74 km SE of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Mar 28, 1984 16:15
38 years ago
5.0

34 km
40km / 25mi49 km SE of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Jan 12, 1976 20:19
46 years ago
5.0

20 km
76km / 47mi63 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jan 21, 2021 14:27
1 year 17 weeks ago
4.9

60 km
59km / 36mi12 km E of Larnaca, Larnaka, CyprusMore
Sep 16, 2009 14:09
13 years ago
4.8

28 km
6km / 3miKlonari, 14 km NE of Limassol, CyprusMore
Aug 13, 1999 15:31
23 years ago
4.8

33 km
25km / 16mi14 km W of Limassol, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 19:10
26 years ago
4.8

33 km
90km / 56mi32 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 14:56
26 years ago
4.8

33 km
91km / 56mi34 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Nov 9, 1987 06:02
35 years ago
4.8

10 km
30km / 19mi18 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jul 30, 1986 02:12
36 years ago
4.8

36 km
76km / 47mi13 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Apr 7, 1984 09:20
38 years ago
4.8

43 km
136km / 85mi185 km SW of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Dec 19, 1982 19:17
39 years ago
4.8

33 km
79km / 49mi67 km SE of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Jun 19, 2014 20:30
8 years ago
4.7

76 km
153km / 95miEastern Mediterranean, 62 km SW of Gazipasa, Gazipaşa, Antalya, TurkeyMore
Oct 16, 2004 15:28
18 years ago
4.7

50 km
46km / 28mi94 km S of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 15:09
26 years ago
4.7

33 km
87km / 54mi41 km S of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 23, 1995 21:10
27 years ago
4.7

10 km
87km / 54miAgios Georgios Island, 94 km W of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Jan 28, 1975 21:12
47 years ago
4.7

45 km
50km / 31mi68 km SE of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Oct 29, 2018 12:09
4 years ago
4.6

10 km
47km / 29miEastern Mediterranean, 50 km SE of Limassol, CyprusMore
Aug 25, 2009 06:28
13 years ago
4.6

10 km
17km / 10mi1.6 km NW of Pano Polemidhia, Páno Polemídia, Limassol, CyprusMore
Nov 3, 2003 13:55
19 years ago
4.6

28 km
19km / 12mi6.8 km W of Limassol, CyprusMore
Aug 11, 1999 04:40
23 years ago
4.6

33 km
19km / 12mi9.7 km NW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Oct 17, 1996 08:41
26 years ago
4.6

33 km
100km / 62mi46 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 12, 1996 17:50
26 years ago
4.6

33 km
91km / 57mi78 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Oct 12, 1996 11:04
26 years ago
4.6

33 km
97km / 61mi38 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 11, 1996 01:39
26 years ago
4.6

33 km
93km / 58mi41 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 10, 1996 09:03
26 years ago
4.6

33 km
97km / 60mi45 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 19:58
26 years ago
4.6

33 km
93km / 58mi39 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 24, 1995 00:27
27 years ago
4.6

26 km
91km / 57mi31 km NW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 18, 1987 05:34
35 years ago
4.6

49 km
83km / 52miNisi Geronissos, 23 km NW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Jun 6, 1985 18:18
37 years ago
4.6

37 km
59km / 37miPaphos, 40 km W of Zypern Island, CyprusMore
Sep 24, 1983 16:40
39 years ago
4.6

33 km
17km / 11mi60 km S of Nicosia, CyprusMore
May 20, 1982 03:28
40 years ago
4.6

59 km
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Jul 30, 2015 15:04
7 years ago
4.5

41 km
72km / 45miEastern Mediterranean, 74 km SE of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jul 21, 2015 16:29
7 years ago
4.5

10 km
27km / 17mi17 km W of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jul 28, 2012 23:29
10 years ago
4.5

36 km
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Jul 27, 2010 16:07
12 years ago
4.5

35 km
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Aug 11, 1999 04:27
23 years ago
4.5

33 km
31km / 19mi17 km W of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jul 15, 1999 14:54
23 years ago
4.5

34 km
89km / 55mi44 km S of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 22, 1999 21:06
23 years ago
4.5

33 km
49km / 31mi36 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Sep 15, 1998 18:50
24 years ago
4.5

17 km
104km / 65mi51 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Jan 3, 1997 00:00
25 years ago
4.5

10 km
97km / 60mi41 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Nov 12, 1996 10:49
26 years ago
4.5

33 km
88km / 55mi28 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 15, 1996 08:32
26 years ago
4.5

33 km
103km / 64mi49 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 11, 1996 08:13
26 years ago
4.5

33 km
94km / 58mi26 km W of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 10, 1996 00:33
26 years ago
4.5

33 km
102km / 63mi45 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 9, 1996 19:38
26 years ago
4.5

33 km
99km / 61mi43 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Nov 9, 1987 07:50
35 years ago
4.5

26 km
26km / 16mi16 km W of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jul 7, 1986 14:17
36 years ago
4.5

51 km
37km / 23miLarnaka, 42 km SE of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Oct 31, 1983 18:51
39 years ago
4.5

33 km
78km / 49miNorth Island, Ammochostos, 45 km E of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Sep 28, 1983 20:00
39 years ago
4.5

192 km
124km / 77mi175 km SW of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Jan 30, 1978 07:52
44 years ago
4.5

37 km
59km / 37mi29 km SE of Larnaca, Larnaka, CyprusMore
May 31, 2021 06:23
51 weeks ago
4.4

50 km
61km / 38miNicosia, 28 km NW of Zypern Island, CyprusMore
Mar 18, 2017 18:15
5 years ago
4.4

10 km
100km / 62miEastern Mediterranean, 46 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Feb 3, 2014 18:29
8 years ago
4.4

20 km
60km / 37mi1 km W of Agios Dimitrianos, Ágios Dimitrianós, Paphos, CyprusMore
Jan 12, 2009 02:04
13 years ago
4.4

10 km
68km / 42mi61 km S of Limassol, CyprusMore
May 13, 2003 19:52
19 years ago
4.4

33 km
128km / 79mi50 km E of Famagusta, Ammóchostos, Ammochostos, CyprusMore
Sep 2, 2001 00:03
21 years ago
4.4

10 km
84km / 52miNorth Island, Ammochostos, 49 km E of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Sep 1, 2001 19:22
21 years ago
4.4

33 km
65km / 40miAmmochostos, 36 km E of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Jul 29, 1999 04:49
23 years ago
4.4

15 km
43km / 27mi31 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Jan 28, 1998 22:38
24 years ago
4.4

10 km
102km / 63mi47 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 29, 1996 02:00
26 years ago
4.4

33 km
89km / 55mi35 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 16, 1996 15:12
26 years ago
4.4

33 km
88km / 55mi40 km S of Paphos, CyprusMore
Oct 15, 1996 08:34
26 years ago
4.4

33 km
106km / 66mi50 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Jan 13, 2017 21:43
5 years ago
4.3

85 km
114km / 71miEastern Mediterranean, 94 km NW of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Oct 15, 2013 01:15
9 years ago
4.3

2 km
77km / 48miEastern Mediterranean, 17 km S of Protaras, Ammochostos, CyprusMore
May 9, 2012 10:48
10 years ago
4.3

20 km
22km / 14mi3.5 km W of Ýpsonas, Ypsonas, Limassol, CyprusMore
Jan 8, 2017 09:22
5 years ago
4.2

8.1 km
126km / 78miEastern Mediterranean, 172 km S of Nicosia, CyprusMore
Jan 5, 2016 07:17
6 years ago
4.2

24 km
68km / 42miEastern Mediterranean, 56 km SW of Limassol, CyprusMore
Nov 22, 2013 12:00
9 years ago
4.2

25 km
142km / 88miEastern Mediterranean, 86 km NW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Mar 26, 2011 16:25
11 years ago
4.2

31 km
79km / 49mi24 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
Mar 26, 2011 16:25
11 years ago
4.2

31 km
79km / 49mi24 km SW of Paphos, CyprusMore
May 12, 2016 00:18
6 years ago
4.1

10 km
29km / 18mi1.7 km S of Anafotida, Larnaka, CyprusMore
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