Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Thursday, 24 August 2017
24 Aug 15:48 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 11.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8868°N / 25.9977°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (213 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
24 km (15 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
25 km (15 mi) S of Tavári (pop: 100)
112 km (70 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
114 km (71 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
223 km (139 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 24 Aug 15:37 UTC||M 2.3 / 11.2 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Thu, 24 Aug 15:37 UTC||M 2.2 / 7.3 km||40 Km NE From Psara||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.