Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA) on Friday, 18 August 2017
18 Aug 04:47 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 6.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.478°N / 25.8805°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NW of Lygerí (pop: 0)
28 km (18 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
28 km (18 mi) NW of Ántissa (pop: 900)
161 km (100 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
164 km (102 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
165 km (102 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 18 Aug 04:38 UTC||M 2.6 / 6.7 km||GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 18 Aug 04:38 UTC||M 2.6 / 8 km||AEGEAN SEA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.