Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Tuesday, 29 August 2017
29 Aug 02:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.84°N / 26.37°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (181 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SW of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
15 km (9 mi) S of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
16 km (10 mi) S of Plagiá (pop: 500)
82 km (51 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
250 km (156 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 29 Aug 02:01 UTC||M 2.0 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Tue, 29 Aug 02:01 UTC||M 2.5 / 14.7 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.