Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA) on Tuesday, 15 August 2017
15 Aug 22:03 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 12.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5667°N / 25.9698°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
31 km (19 mi) SW of Bozcaada (pop: 2,600)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Pétra (pop: 1,300)
163 km (101 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
165 km (102 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
167 km (104 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Aug 21:46 UTC||M 1.9 / 12.7 km||GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.