Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 24 km southeast of Nisida Garmpias Island, Greece, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 08:03 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 2 km depth
21 Jun 08:09 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 1.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9057°N / 26.2388°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.906°S / 153.761°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Melinta (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) S of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 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: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||1.8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.4||2 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.