Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 11 km southwest of Kızkulesi Adası Island, İzmir, Turkey, on Friday, August 25, 2017 at 07:04 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 21 km depth
25 Aug 07:24 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 20.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.848°N / 26.7215°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.848°S / 153.279°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NW of Yenice (pop: 3,740) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) N of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of Candarli (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WNW of Aliağa (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Dikili (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) W of Yenişakran (pop: 3,550) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Menemen (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Bergama (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) NW of Izmir (pop: 2,500,600) --> See nearby quakes!
540 km (336 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||21 km||CANDARLI KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.