Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 17 km southwest of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 08:33 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 6 km depth
20 Jun 08:43 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 5.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8468°N / 26.4232°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.847°S / 153.577°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) S of Evangelistria (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) S of Palaiokipos (pop: 1,180) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Vrontados (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
254 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: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||5.9 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.