Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Thursday, 20 July 2017
20 Jul 21:21 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.971°N / 26.1617°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
12 km (8 mi) S of Polichnítos (pop: 2,700)
105 km (65 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
107 km (67 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
240 km (149 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 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 21:06 UTC||M 1.8 / 9.7 km||MIDILLI ADASI (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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.