Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 11 km south of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 19:26 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 17 km depth
2 Jul 19:32 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 16.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8777°N / 26.499°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.878°S / 153.501°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Tarti (pop: 27) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) SE of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Menemen (Turkey) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 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.
|2.3||17 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.3||17 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.3||8.2 km||26 Km SSW from Mitilini||NOA|
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.