Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Monday, 14 August 2017
14 Aug 08:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.35°N / 26.58°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (164 km / 102 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) W of Urla (pop: 45,200)
19 km (12 mi) NE of Alaçatı (pop: 3,700)
24 km (15 mi) E of Çeşme (pop: 21,300)
48 km (30 mi) W of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
49 km (31 mi) W of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
79 km (49 mi) SW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 14 Aug 08:15 UTC||M 2.7 / 9 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.