Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Wednesday, 30 August 2017
30 Aug 21:01 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 8.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9217°N / 26.4692°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (173 km / 107 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
9 km (5 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
9 km (6 mi) SE of Plagiá (pop: 500)
81 km (50 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
262 km (163 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 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 20:47 UTC||M 2.5 / 8.7 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Wed, 30 Aug 20:47 UTC||M 2.5 / 9 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.