Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 25 km southeast of Nisida Garmpias Island, Greece, on Thursday, July 6, 2017 at 02:30 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 12 km depth
6 Jul 04:21 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 50 minutes.
Depth: 11.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8938°N / 26.2437°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.894°S / 153.756°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) SSW of Melinta (pop: 23) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Polichnitos (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) S of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 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
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|2.1||12 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
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.