Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Thursday, 3 August 2017
3 Aug 03:09 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.97°N / 26.23°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (195 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of Vaterá (pop: 200)
8 km (5 mi) SE of Vrísa (pop: 600)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
100 km (62 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
103 km (64 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
245 km (152 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 3 Aug 02:40 UTC||M 2.1 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Thu, 3 Aug 02:40 UTC||M 2.1 / 10.9 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.