Magnitude:
Time: 00-00--1610 T00:00:00
Country: GREECE

THERAISLAND(SANTORINI)

This tsunami was recorded in Greece on 00-00--1610 T00:00:00, where a 90 meter tall sea wave released a sizeable amount of seismic energy reaching a magnitude of The USGS monitors tsunami events around the globe, and has assigned this event an ID of 3. This region of Greece falls within region code 50.
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Surface Geology

Underlying geological composition for the surrounding area.

Dinaride-Aegean Region - porphyry copper
Paleocene to Miocene calc-alkaline volcanic and intrusive rocks that formed in a post-subduction environment; includes the Serbomacedonian-Rhodope metallogenic belt.



Latest Tsunami Events

Recent Tsunami activity from around the globe.



Nearby Tsunamis
7
mag
CRETE
03-09-1629 T09:00:00
6.5
mag
ISLANDOFCHALKI
10-18-1843 T00:00:00
6.3
mag
LESBOS
06-12-2017 T12:28:38
5.6
mag
CRETE
05-15-1979 T06:59:21.2
7.1
mag
ISLANDOFCRETE
05-29-1508 T00:00:00
6.9
mag
CRETE
00-00-0062 T00:00:00
7.2
mag
ISLANDOFCRETE
07-01-1494 T00:00:00
6.7
mag
ISLANDOFCRETE
11-08-1612 T00:00:00
8.3
mag
CRETE
10-12-1856 T00:45:00
7.1
mag
DODECANESE,KARPATHOSIS.
02-09-1948 T12:58:13




Tsunami Measurement
tsunami scale

Tsunami Stats
region_code 50
year -1610
location_name THERAISLAND(SANTORINI)
damage_description 3
id 3
event_validity 4
time 00-00--1610 T00:00:00
latitude 36.4
maximum_water_height 90
soloviev 6
cause_code 6
total_damage_description 3
longitude 25.4
total_deaths_description 3
country GREECE
deaths_description 3

Nearby Earthquakes
6.0
mag
GREECE:ATHENS
09-07-1999 T11:56:49
5.9
mag
TURKEY:IZMIR
10-20-2005 T21:40:04
6.4
mag
GREECE:ATHENS-CORINTH-KHALIS
03-04-1981 T21:58:05
5.7
mag
TURKEY:IZMIR,SEFERIHISAR
04-10-2003 T00:40:15
6.0
mag
GREECE:THEBES
10-17-1914 T06:22:30
6.6
mag
GREECE:CHIOS(ESPORADES)
11-13-1856
7.3
mag
GREECE:KHIOS;TURKEY:CESME
04-03-1881
7.3
mag
TURKEY:AYVALIK,IZMIR,CESME
10-15-1883
6.6
mag
TURKEY:IZMIR
11-30-1667
6.8
mag
TURKEY:ISTANBUL(CONSTANTINOPLE)
02-02-1039