Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Sunday, 27 August 2017
27 Aug 04:34 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 57 minutes.
Depth: 14.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8467°N / 26.4953°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
17 km (11 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
17 km (11 mi) SE of Plagiá (pop: 500)
74 km (46 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
77 km (48 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
261 km (162 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 27 Aug 03:37 UTC||M 1.8 / 14.9 km||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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.