Light mag. 2.8 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 19 km southwest of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 11:12 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 3 km depth
24 Jun 11:34 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 2.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8482°N / 26.3883°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.848°S / 153.612°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) S of Agia Varvara (pop: 67) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Palaiokipos (pop: 1,180) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSE of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) NNE of Vrontados (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
251 km (156 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 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: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) 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.
|2.8||2.6 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.8||3 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.8, 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.