Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - KAVAKDERE-SEFERIHISAR (IZMIR) on Saturday, 5 August 2017
5 Aug 16:24 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 11.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1052°N / 26.8665°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (131 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SE of Seferihisar (pop: 19,600)
25 km (16 mi) NW of Özdere (pop: 13,500)
26 km (16 mi) SE of Urla (pop: 45,200)
38 km (24 mi) SW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
42 km (26 mi) SW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
198 km (123 mi) W of Denizli (pop: 313,200)
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|
|Sat, 5 Aug 16:11 UTC||M 2.8 / 11.5 km||KAVAKDERE-SEFERIHISAR (IZMIR)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Sat, 5 Aug 16:11 UTC||M 2.8 / 8 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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.