Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - 45 Km WSW From Mitilini on Saturday, 5 August 2017
5 Aug 04:57 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 44 minutes.
Depth: 8.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9208°N / 26.1205°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
15 km (9 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
18 km (11 mi) SW 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)
234 km (145 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 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 03:13 UTC||M 1.6 / 8.1 km||45 Km WSW From Mitilini||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.