Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Thursday, 31 August 2017
31 Aug 03:18 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 51 minutes.
Depth: 9.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9685°N / 26.2932°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (189 km / 117 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
7 km (4 mi) W of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
9 km (6 mi) SE of Stavrós (pop: 100)
96 km (60 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
99 km (61 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
250 km (155 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 31 Aug 02:27 UTC||M 2.6 / 9.4 km||MIDILLI ADASI (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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.