Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 16 km southwest of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 12:15 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
20 Jun 12:28 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8848°N / 26.3967°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.885°S / 153.603°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) S of Agia Varvara (pop: 67) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) S of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) W of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
253 km (157 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.1||10 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.1||10 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.