Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 17 km south of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 19:45 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 8 km depth
24 Jun 19:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.83°N / 26.48°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.83°S / 153.52°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) SSE of Evangelistria (pop: 13) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) N of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SSE of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) S of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) SW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||8 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.3||8.5 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
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.