Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 20 km north of Karaburun, İzmir, Turkey, on Friday, September 1, 2017 at 04:30 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 8 km depth
1 Sep 04:46 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 15 minutes.
Depth: 7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8127°N / 26.4895°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 38.813°S / 153.511°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) N of Karaburun (pop: 3,250) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Plomari (Greece) (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Pappados (Greece) (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) NW of Foca (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) WSW of Candarli (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Aliağa (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Dikili (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) W of Yenişakran (pop: 3,550) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNE of Castro (Greece) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
561 km (348 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE 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: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.3||7.8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.2||5 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.3, 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.