Mag. 4.7 earthquake - Turkey on Saturday, 14 January 2017 at 22:39 (GMT)

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Turkey on Saturday, 14 January 2017 at 22:39 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Jan 22:41 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 3 minutes.
Jan 14 22:42: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.1.
Jan 14 22:42: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 4.8.
Jan 14 22:43: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Date & time: 14 Jan 2017 10:39:01 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.52°N / 26.14°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,880)
32 km (20 mi) S of Geyikli (pop: 3,030)
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700)
52 km (32 mi) W of Altınoluk (Edremit) (pop: 13,800)
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Aivali (pop: 70,000)
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Çanakkale (pop: 87,800)
150 km (93 mi) NW of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600)
291 km (181 mi) SW of Istanbul (pop: 14,804,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.710 kmTurkeyGFZ
M 4.75 km NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
M 4.86.2 kmGULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) REVISE01 (2017.01.14KOERI-RETMC
M 4.44.3 km- 19km WNW of Behram, TurkeyUSGS
M 4.418 km61 Km NW from MitiliniNOA_HL
M 4.7 kmTurskaSSS

User reports for this quake (11)

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Kücükkuyu - Ayvacik - Canakkale (39.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : the city has been flooded to 20 cm
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Izmir (Turkey, 151 km SE of epicenter) : İzmir de hissedilmedi (reported through EMSC)
Alexandroupoli (Greece, 148 km NW of epicenter) : I did not feel anything, because i was sleeping. My cat felt nothing as well. The only one that noticed the earthquake was my boyfriend sitting next to me. (reported through EMSC)
Çanakkale (Turkey, 71 km N of epicenter) : Gün içünde bastıran sağanaklar ile şüphelenmiştim. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 193 km NE of epicenter) : Scared, Vertical shake (reported through EMSC)
Komotini (Greece, 187 km NW of epicenter) : A short but noticeable jerk. Still water moving, barely noticeable sound (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 151 km SE of epicenter) : It wasn't felt in İzmir, not that much! (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 136 km S of epicenter) : It was felt in izmir but not that strong. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 71 km N of epicenter) : Çanakkale merkezde hissettik. (reported through EMSC)
Çanakkale (Turkey, 71 km N of epicenter) : No demage (reported through EMSC)
Çanakkale (Turkey, 71 km N of epicenter) : We felt it. (reported through EMSC)
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