Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 13 km south of Polichnitos, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 02:00 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 15 km depth
11 Jul 02:13 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9668°N / 26.139°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.967°S / 153.861°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (202 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) W of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Kalloni (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Petra (pop: 1,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Mantamados (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) SW of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
237 km (147 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW 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||15 km||MIDILLI ADASI (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.