Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 14 km southeast of Polichnitos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 11:32 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 16 km depth
2 Jul 11:43 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 11 minutes.
Depth: 15.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9752°N / 26.2827°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.975°S / 153.717°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Melinta (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SSE of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 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: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) 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.
|2.1||16 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||6.2 km||29 Km WSW from Mitilini||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.1, 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.