Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - RECEPLI-(MANISA) on Wednesday, 16 August 2017
16 Aug 01:53 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 9.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9222°N / 27.377°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) S of Kınık (pop: 10,800)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Saruhanlı (pop: 12,900)
27 km (17 mi) E of Zeytindağ (pop: 3,200)
60 km (37 mi) NE of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
64 km (40 mi) NE of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
196 km (122 mi) NW 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|
|Wed, 16 Aug 01:47 UTC||M 2.8 / 9.1 km||RECEPLI-(MANISA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Wed, 16 Aug 01:47 UTC||M 2.7 / 8 km||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.