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Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Saturday, 8 July 2017

Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake  - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Saturday, 8 July 2017
8 Jul 15:15 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Jul 8 15:24: Magnitude recalculated from 4.1 to 3.9.
Date & time: Saturday, 8 July 2017 15:12 UTC
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.41°N / 26.68°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) NW of Urla (pop: 45,200)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Seferihisar (pop: 19,600)
29 km (18 mi) SE of Karaburun (pop: 3,200)
40 km (25 mi) W of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
40 km (25 mi) W of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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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.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 8 Jul 15:12 UTCM 3.8 / 12 kmIZMIR KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA) REVISE01 (2017.07.08KOERI-RETMC
Sat, 8 Jul 15:12 UTCM 3.8 / 10.6 km49 Km E From ChiosNOA_HL

User reports for this quake (12)

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13.1 km SE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The whole house shuddered in Urla (reported through our app)
(Greece, 117 km NW of epicenter) : Gentle shuddering only and only for few sexonds (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 9 km SE of epicenter) : While I'm waiting in the car well shaked (reported through EMSC)
(Greece, 117 km NW of epicenter) : Slight vibration only (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 8 km S of epicenter) : Short but strong (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 5 km E of epicenter) : Hafif (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 12 km SE of epicenter) : Light shake, 2-3 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 40 km SE of epicenter) : çok kısa ve hafif (reported through EMSC)
Izmir (Turkey, 38 km E of epicenter) : Sesle beraber hafif sallantı hissettik (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 15 km E of epicenter) : It felt like punch to the building. We felt it was coming (reported through EMSC)
Urla (Turkey, 9 km SE of epicenter) : Nothing serious (reported through EMSC)
(Turkey, 8 km SE of epicenter) : A strong shake but for just a few sec (reported through EMSC)

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Minor mag. 3.9 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Saturday, 8 July 2017

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