Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Sunday, 27 August 2017
27 Aug 23:49 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8°N / 26.44°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) S of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
19 km (12 mi) NW of Karaburun (pop: 3,200)
20 km (13 mi) SE of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
74 km (46 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
77 km (48 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
88 km (55 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 27 Aug 23:31 UTC||M 2.6 / 10 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Sun, 27 Aug 23:31 UTC||M 2.6 / 9.5 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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.