Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Tuesday, 22 August 2017
22 Aug 15:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9835°N / 26.3305°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
4 km (2 mi) NW of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
6 km (4 mi) W of Plagiá (pop: 500)
95 km (59 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
97 km (60 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
254 km (158 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 22 Aug 14:52 UTC||M 2.9 / 9.7 km||MIDILLI ADASI (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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.