Weak mag. 2.8 earthquake - 6.1 km southeast of Gölmarmara, Manisa, Turkey, on Friday, 19 February 2016 at 12:13 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 9 km depth
19 Feb 12:48 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 35 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Feb 2016 12:13:04 UTC
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.6708°N / 27.9577°E (Manisa, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (42 km / 26 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of Gölmarmara (pop: 12,900) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) N of Ahmetli (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NW of Salihli (pop: 88,900) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Akhisar (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) NE of Turgutlu (pop: 103,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) E of Manisa (pop: 244,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) N of Ödemiş (İzmir) (pop: 67,200) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSE of Soma (pop: 65,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ENE of Izmir (İzmir) (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
444 km (276 mi) WSW of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 2.8||9 km||KILCANLAR-GOLMARMARA (MANISA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 2.8||9 km||WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.