Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 24 km south of Nisida Garmpias Island, Lesvos, North Aegean, Greece, on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 17:59 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 8 km depth
20 Jul 19:37 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 38 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8602°N / 26.0643°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.86°S / 153.936°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (207 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Agios Fokas (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) S of Agra (pop: 955) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) N of Marmaro (pop: 875) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SSE of Eressos (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SW of Agiasos (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Karaburun (Turkey) (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSW of Ayia Paraskevi (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) WSW of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 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: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.0||8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, 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.