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Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Turkey on Monday, 6 February 2017 - information

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - Turkey on Monday, 6 February 2017

Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - Turkey on Monday, 6 February 2017
Feb 6 03:58: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 5.1.
Date & time: Monday, 6 February 2017 03:51 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.53°N / 26.15°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (222 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.8*10^12 J (783 MWh / 674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 6 Feb 2017 (6 earthquakes)
Mon, 6 Feb 03:51 UTCM 5.4 / 11.6 kmGULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) REVISE01 (2017.02.06KOERI-RETMC
Mon, 6 Feb 03:51 UTCM 5.5 / 6 kmNEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
Mon, 6 Feb 03:51 UTCM 5.0 / 10.1 km TurkeyINGV
Mon, 6 Feb 03:51 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km- 23km NW of Behram, TurkeyUSGS
Mon, 6 Feb 03:51 UTCM 5.0 / 13.9 km62 Km NW from MitiliniNOA_HL
Mon, 6 Feb 03:51 UTCM 5.1 / 6 kmNorwayNNSN

"I felt it" reports:
Rishikesh / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Molivos, Lesvos, Greece / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up, outside door and bed shaking about 30 sec.
Alexandroupolis / MMI III (Weak shaking): It woke me up, felt like someone was shaking my bed for a few seconds and could hear doors and cupboards creak.
Petra Lesvos (22.6 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
izmir (144.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was a strong shaking even wardrobes moved (via app)
Esenler, istanbul / not felt
Edremit Balıkesir / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was asleep and woke up from the shaking..
Stipsi, Lesvos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
istanbul / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Pelican Hill residence istanbul (270.7 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Chios (129.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Alexandroupolis / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
İstanbul Bakırköy / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(Turkey) (144 km SE from epicenter)(no details): izmir şehri için genel bir ayrıntı vermek istiyorum. ceşme,karaburun gibi daha yakın yerlerdeki sarsıntıları hissetmiyoruz. çanakkale,bozcaada,kuşadası gibi daha uzak yerdeki sarsıntıları daha net hisseyoruz. özellikle balıkesir kıyıları ve kuşadası körfezi kıyıları (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (280 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I have hanging tubes on wall. They swang for 15 seconds. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (180 km NE from epicenter)(no details): I felt it was very closed but I learned that was 209 km. far away from me. (via EMSC)
Skopje (Macedonia (FYROM)) (478 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke me up. Slight shaking for 2-3 seconds. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (143 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I woke up by the shake, first thought it is me shaking but then understood the long lasting quake. I could say it was strong. I don't know why I didn't hear any dog barking. Weird! (via EMSC)
(Greece) (68 km S from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 5 seconds and the tremour came in waves (via EMSC)
Mithimna (Greece) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): It did a lot of noise (via EMSC)
Kuruoba Köyü (Turkey) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Roaring bang then rumble then shaking. All kitchen cabinet moved from side to side but stayed in place. Continued for maybe 30 secs. (via EMSC)
Istanbul (Turkey) (292 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Vertical shake for 5-7 seconds. I was just woke up before the earthquake. Thought wife is shaking her feet. In a few seconds took me to understand bcoz it wasnt strong at beginning. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (251 km E from epicenter)(no details): Bursa dan hissedildi.. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (236 km N from epicenter)(no details): Hafif 3-4 sn sallandı. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (201 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Im living 5th floor, when I was sleeping in my bed its strong shaked then woke me up and it was far away, interesting!! (via EMSC)
Komotini (Greece) (182 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was a light tremble that woke me up. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (158 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Uzun bir süre sallandik hala etkisindeyiz (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (149 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Uyandırdı... (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (147 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I wake up while i was sleeping feeling the bed moving in a soft way (via EMSC)
Alexandroupoli (Greece) (144 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I woke up the same time that the earthquame occured, i don't know if it's a coincidence or not. At the same time my cat started meowing. I felt a slight horizontal movement. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (69 km N from epicenter)(no details): Feel strong but short. (via EMSC)
Çanakkale (Turkey) (69 km N from epicenter)(no details): We felt it.Strong shaking in Canakkale (via EMSC)
Varia (Greece) (68 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Sounded like a truck was passing and then felt the earthquake (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (68 km N from epicenter)(no details): Uykudan sallanarak kalktik...umarim bu artçi degildir. (via EMSC)
(Turkey) (68 km N from epicenter)(no details): Kisa sureli, ancak kuvvetli (via EMSC)
Mitilini (Greece) (64 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Short Tremble woke me up. (via EMSC)
Mitilini (Greece) (64 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Quit strong and very long...wow! (via EMSC)
Anaxos (Greece) (28 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woken up bed shaking went on for about 1 minute nothing fell and didn't wake dogs no damage (via EMSC)
(Greece) (21 km S from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. Bed shaking. (via EMSC)

 

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