Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 15 August 2017
15 Aug 23:15 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 35 minutes.
Depth: 1.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8068°N / 25.8185°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) NW of Nenitoúria (pop: 0)
27 km (17 mi) N of Ágio Gála (pop: 0)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Kosmádos (pop: 0)
123 km (76 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
124 km (77 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
205 km (127 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 15 Aug 22:40 UTC||M 2.0 / 1.5 km||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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.