Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Thursday, 20 July 2017
20 Jul 17:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 50 minutes.
Depth: 18.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8313°N / 26.5337°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
20 km (12 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Plagiá (pop: 500)
70 km (44 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
73 km (45 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
263 km (164 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 20 Jul 16:27 UTC||M 1.5 / 18.8 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 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.