Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Wednesday, 30 August 2017
30 Aug 12:39 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.47°N / 26.04°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
20 km (12 mi) NW of Pétra (pop: 1,300)
21 km (13 mi) NW of Skoutáros (pop: 900)
151 km (94 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
153 km (95 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
154 km (96 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
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|
|Wed, 30 Aug 12:26 UTC||M 2.0 / 13 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Wed, 30 Aug 12:26 UTC||M 2.3 / 13 km||BABAKALE-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||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.