Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 14 km south of Polichnitos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 15:58 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 8 km depth
19 Jun 16:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.95°N / 26.2°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.95°S / 153.8°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) WNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||8 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.5||8.5 km||38 Km WSW from Mitilini||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.