Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 15 km southwest of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 10:13 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 6 km depth
20 Jun 10:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.86°N / 26.45°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.86°S / 153.55°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) S of Evangelistria (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Palaiokipos (pop: 1,180) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 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!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) W of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSE of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||6 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.3||5.8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.