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
8
mag
AEGEANSEA
08-08-1303 T00:00:00
5.5
mag
CRETE
04-05-2000 T04:36:59.8
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
7
mag
CRETE
03-09-1629 T09:00:00




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
6.2
mag
GREECE:SAMOS,PATMOS
08-11-1904
7.8
mag
GREECE:DODECANESE
07-09-1956 T03:11:39
6.7
mag
TURKEY:BODRUM,DATCA;GREECE:KOS
07-20-2017 T22:31:12
6.5
mag
GREECE:MILOSISLAND:ZEFIRIA
07-19-1738
6.8
mag
GREECE:AEGEANSEA
07-09-1956
7.9
mag
GREECE:RHODESISLAND;LOWEREGYPT
06-26-1926 T19:46:34
6.7
mag
GREECE:SOUTHERN
01-08-2006 T11:34:55
6.1
mag
GREECE:THERAISLAND(SANTORINI)
01-31-1866
5.2
mag
GREECE:CRETE:ANTIKYTHIRA
11-04-2004 T06:22:39
7.0
mag
GREECE:ISLANDSOFCYTHERAANDCRETE
03-09-1629