Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 23 km south of Skopelos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 10:57 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
21 Jun 11:04 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.826°N / 26.41°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.826°S / 153.59°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (10 mi) S of Agia Varvara (pop: 67) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Pyrgoi (pop: 91) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) S of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNE of Mandraki (pop: 792) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Pigi (pop: 350) --> See nearby quakes!
252 km (156 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||9.1 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|3.0||9 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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