Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 15 km southeast of Polichnitos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 18:37 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 9 km depth
20 Jun 18:51 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 9.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9728°N / 26.2817°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.973°S / 153.718°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Melinta (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S 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: 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||9.4 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.2||9 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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.