Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 20 June 2017
20 Jun 10:49 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 5.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9028°N / 26.2083°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) S of Vaterá (pop: 200)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
15 km (9 mi) S of Vrísa (pop: 600)
97 km (61 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
100 km (62 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
240 km (149 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 20 Jun 10:34 UTC||M 2.3 / 5.5 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Tue, 20 Jun 10:34 UTC||M 2.3 / 6 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.