Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 11 km south of Polichnitos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 17:01 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 9 km depth
23 Jun 17:39 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 38 minutes.
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.984°N / 26.2242°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.984°S / 153.776°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (196 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSE of Vatera (pop: 219) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) S of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 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
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|2.4||9.2 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
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.