Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 22 km northwest of Karaburun, İzmir, Turkey, on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 17:42 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
19 Aug 18:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.79°N / 26.35°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.79°S / 153.65°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (182 km / 113 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) S of Plomari (Greece) (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NW of Karaburun (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) S of Agiasos (Greece) (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Loutra (Greece) (pop: 1,120) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Polichnitos (Greece) (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WNW of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNE of Castro (Greece) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Kalloni (Greece) (pop: 1,780) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Dikili (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
573 km (356 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) S of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||5 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.2||7.5 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.