Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 23 km southwest of Vrisa, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 14:26 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 14 km depth
12 Jun 16:11 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 44 minutes.
Depth: 13.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9333°N / 25.9665°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.933°S / 154.034°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNW of Castro (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Cesme (Çeşme, Turkey) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW 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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