Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Tunceli, 31 km northwest of Elâzığ, Elazığ, Turkey, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 18:49 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 6 km depth
27 Oct 19:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 18:49:22 UTC
Depth: 5.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.886°N / 38.9942°E (Tunceli, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Karaca Dağ (150 km / 93 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) ENE of Keban (Elazığ) (pop: 5,840) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) ESE of Ağın (Elazığ) (pop: 4,010) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Pertek (pop: 6,840) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SW of Hozat (pop: 8,110) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NW of Elâzığ (Elazığ) (pop: 298,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNE of Baskil (Elazığ) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Tunceli (pop: 29,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of Malatya (pop: 441,800) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) NW of Diyarbakır (pop: 644,800) --> See nearby quakes!
540 km (336 mi) E 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||5.5 km||KONAKLAR-PERTEK (TUNCELI)||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 3.1||6 km||EASTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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