Mag. 4.4 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Monday, 6 February 2017 at 04:17 (GMT)

This quake was likely a foreshock of the 5.2 quake Turkey 6 February 10:58 UTC, which followed after 7 hours.
Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Monday, 6 February 2017 at 04:17 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 2 km depth

6 Feb 04:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Feb 6 04:26: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 4.2.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 2.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 1.0 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 2.0 km.
Feb 6 06:02: Magnitude recalculated from 4.2 to 4.4.
Date & time: 6 Feb 2017 04:17:29 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.55°N / 26.1°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) WNW of Behram (Ayvacık) (pop: 1,100)
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,880)
30 km (19 mi) SSW of Geyikli (pop: 3,030)
33 km (21 mi) SW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700)
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Aivali (pop: 70,000)
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Çanakkale (pop: 87,800)
155 km (96 mi) NW of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600)
159 km (98 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.916 km68 Km NW from MitiliniNOA_HL

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Karşiyaka (171 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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Mag. 4.4 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Monday, 6 February 2017 at 04:17 (GMT)
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