Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Thursday, 27 July 2017
27 Jul 21:45 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 14.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7957°N / 26.5233°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) N of Karaburun (pop: 3,200)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
23 km (14 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
68 km (42 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
71 km (44 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
81 km (50 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 27 Jul 21:35 UTC||M 2.8 / 14.1 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.