Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA) on Saturday, 26 August 2017
26 Aug 21:29 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 37 minutes.
Depth: 7.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4577°N / 25.8897°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NW of Lygerí (pop: 0)
26 km (16 mi) NW of Ántissa (pop: 900)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
159 km (99 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
162 km (100 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
163 km (101 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 26 Aug 19:52 UTC||M 2.1 / 7.5 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.