Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 17 km north of Karaburun, İzmir, Turkey, on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 22:45 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.4 earthquake at 17 km depth
28 Aug 22:54 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 17.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7868°N / 26.4723°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.787°S / 153.528°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) NNW of Karaburun (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SSE of Plomari (Greece) (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WNW of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) S of Pappados (Greece) (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) SE of Polichnitos (Greece) (pop: 2,670) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WSW of Candarli (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) W of Aliağa (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of Dikili (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Castro (Greece) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
563 km (350 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSE 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: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.4||17 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.