Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 20 km south of Skopelos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 00:06 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
18 Jun 01:22 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Depth: 7.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.849°N / 26.4347°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.849°S / 153.565°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (175 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) S of Evangelistria (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Pyrgoi (pop: 91) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Pigi (pop: 350) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WSW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
255 km (158 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE 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 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||7.4 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
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