Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - BESIKTEPE-AYVALIK (BALIKESIR) on Wednesday, 12 July 2017
12 Jul 18:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 7.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.2438°N / 26.887°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SE of Gömeç (pop: 4,400)
18 km (11 mi) SE of Ayvalık (pop: 70,000)
19 km (12 mi) N of Dikili (pop: 14,100)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
95 km (59 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
99 km (62 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 12 Jul 17:45 UTC||M 2.4 / 7.5 km||BESIKTEPE-AYVALIK (BALIKESIR)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.