Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 24 km north of Nisida Gkértis Island, Chios, North Aegean, Greece, on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 09:15 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 12 km depth
29 Jun 09:30 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 12.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.818°N / 26.0405°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.818°S / 153.96°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) N of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) N of Castro (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (30 mi) SSW 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: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||12 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.3||13 km||42 Km NE from Psara||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.