Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 6.3 km south of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 03:56 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 9 km depth
4 Jul 04:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 9.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9142°N / 26.5375°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.914°S / 153.463°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Tsilia (pop: 18) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) S of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ESE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NW of Menemen (Turkey) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
266 km (165 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE 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
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|2.3||9.3 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.