Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 10.7 km southeast of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 07:53 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
29 Aug 07:58 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 18.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9192°N / 26.6468°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.919°S / 153.353°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Agrilia Kratigou (pop: 87) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SE of Pappados (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) ESE of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Candarli (Turkey) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) S of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WSW of Bergama (Turkey) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE 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: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|2.0||18 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||13 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.