Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 11 km south of Megalochori, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 14:13 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
12 Jun 14:25 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 12.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9222°N / 26.3388°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.922°S / 153.661°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSE of Parakoila (pop: 881) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (155 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 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: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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