Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 13 km southwest of Megalochori, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 13:53 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 10 km depth
12 Jun 14:18 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 25 minutes.
Depth: 10.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9388°N / 26.2498°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.939°S / 153.75°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SW of Melinta (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SSE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Parakoila (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSE of Filia (pop: 653) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) NW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) S of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.3||10.1 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
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