Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Saturday, 15 July 2017
15 Jul 21:58 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 6.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8888°N / 26.0692°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
20 km (13 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
23 km (14 mi) SW of Polichnítos (pop: 2,700)
107 km (66 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
109 km (68 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
229 km (142 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 15 Jul 21:45 UTC||M 2.3 / 6.1 km||AEGEAN SEA||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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.