Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 28 km southwest of Vrisa, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 13:50 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
1 Jul 13:59 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 9.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8307°N / 26.029°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.831°S / 153.971°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNW of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) S of Agra (pop: 955) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NNW of Mandraki (pop: 792) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Volissos (pop: 223) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 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: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||9.2 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|3.0||5 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
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