Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 17 km north of Karaburun, İzmir, Turkey, on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 02:20 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 7 km depth
8 Aug 02:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.79°N / 26.52°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.79°S / 153.48°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) N of Karaburun (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Plomari (Greece) (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) W of Aliağa (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Candarli (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Dikili (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Yenişakran (pop: 3,550) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Menemen (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NE of Castro (Greece) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
559 km (347 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) SSE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.3||11 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.