Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Saturday, 5 August 2017
5 Aug 03:48 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9812°N / 26.2657°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (192 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
7 km (5 mi) SE of Vaterá (pop: 200)
7 km (5 mi) S of Stavrós (pop: 100)
99 km (61 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
101 km (63 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
248 km (154 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 5 Aug 03:36 UTC||M 2.2 / 19 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Sat, 5 Aug 03:36 UTC||M 2.0 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.