Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - 71 Km NW From Mitilini on Friday, 18 August 2017
18 Aug 10:43 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Depth: 15.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.536°N / 25.986°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (234 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
28 km (18 mi) NW of Pétra (pop: 1,300)
30 km (18 mi) N of Lygerí (pop: 0)
160 km (99 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
161 km (100 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
163 km (101 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 18 Aug 08:28 UTC||M 2.4 / 15.4 km||71 Km NW From Mitilini||NOA_HL|
|Fri, 18 Aug 08:28 UTC||M 2.6 / 8 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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.