Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Friday, 1 September 2017
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 (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
20 km (12 mi) N of Karaburun (pop: 3,200)
20 km (13 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
72 km (45 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
74 km (46 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
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.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 1 Sep 04:30 UTC||M 2.3 / 7.8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 1 Sep 04:30 UTC||M 2.2 / 5 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.