Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 11 km east of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 19:04 (GMT)
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes here | Quakes in Greece | Quakes in or near Turkey | North Aegean | İzmir | Balıkesir | Attica
Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 12 km depth
20 Jun 19:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 12.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9903°N / 26.6673°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.99°S / 153.333°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SE of Agrilia Kratigou (pop: 87) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Pappados (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) NNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Bergama (Turkey) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
279 km (174 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SE 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|2.3||12 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.3||12 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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.