Mag. 4.9 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 at 23:27 (GMT)

Mag. 4.9 earthquake  - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 at 23:27 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

28 Feb 23:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 minutes.
Feb 28 23:32: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.0 to 5.0 km.
Feb 28 23:39: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Feb 28 23:41: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.9.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 10.0 km.
Date & time: 28 Feb 2017 11:27:34 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.49°N / 26.07°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,880)
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Geyikli (pop: 3,030)
40 km (25 mi) SW of Ezine (Camikebir) (pop: 15,700)
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Aivali (pop: 70,000)
58 km (36 mi) W of Altınoluk (Edremit) (pop: 13,800)
80 km (49 mi) SSW of Çanakkale (pop: 87,800)
151 km (94 mi) NW of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600)
155 km (96 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.910 km NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEYEMSC
M 4.710 kmTurkeyGFZ
M 4.910.6 kmBABAKALE-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) REVISE03 (2017.02.28KOERI-RETMC
M 3.610.4 kmBABAKALE-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) REVISE02 (2017.02.28KOERI-RETMC
M 4.610 km- 17km NNW of Mithymna, GreeceUSGS

User reports for this quake (28)

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Edremit / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sallantı sırasında hayvanlar bağrıştı.
109.6 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
125.1 km S of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Istanbul, Maltepe (303.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Lying in bed I felt it
Edremit / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Bin aufgewacht... Hat etwa 15s gedauert und war stark zu spüren.
stipsi lesvos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Izmir TR (136.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
275.4 km N of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Mytilini (60.2 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
(Turkey, 152 km SE of epicenter) : Uykumuz kaçtı şimdiye kadar en sağlam i idi uzun sürdü pimapen camlar catirda di gerildi o derece sarsildik (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 61 km S of epicenter) : PlomariWoke us up, lasted 7- 8 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 16 km SE of epicenter) : Woke me up. Lasted a few seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Kuruoba Köyü (Turkey, 13 km E of epicenter) : Big shake, enough to wake me and I wondered whether to get up and do something like run but didn't bother. Didn't even open my eyes although it was a big one. I'm so used to them now. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 201 km NE of epicenter) : Tekirdağ/Altınova'da sahilde çok hissedildi.. 6-8 sn arası sürdü. (reported through EMSC)
Varia (Greece, 64 km SE of epicenter) : East to west motion.birds in cage started flapping there wings lasted few seconds (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 51 km SE of epicenter) : felt the shake!!!! (reported through EMSC)
Burgas (Bulgaria, 355 km N of epicenter) : Съвсем леко, но се усети и в Бургас. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 156 km SE of epicenter) : Baş dönmesi şeklinde hissedildi. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 142 km SE of epicenter) : Hafiften sallandık. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 142 km SE of epicenter) : Biraz salladı 5-7 sn (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 78 km N of epicenter) : 4.0 filan değildi bu..sağlam salladı (reported through EMSC)
Çanakkale (Turkey, 78 km N of epicenter) : Felt. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 73 km E of epicenter) : Very strong!!!! Edremit Akçay (reported through EMSC)
Mitilini (Greece, 59 km SE of epicenter) : felt the shake!..4-5 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Mitilini (Greece, 58 km SE of epicenter) : Short trempling (reported through EMSC)
Mitilini (Greece, 58 km SE of epicenter) : A very brief, light shake (reported through EMSC)
Petra (Greece, 19 km S of epicenter) : Strong shakin. Lasted 10-15 seconds. Scary stuff. (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 16 km SE of epicenter) : Gentle 2 second shaking woke us Dion sleep. (reported through EMSC)
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