Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Wednesday, 6 September 2017
6 Sep 02:25 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.57°N / 26°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
30 km (19 mi) NW of Behram (pop: 1,100)
30 km (19 mi) S of Bozcaada (pop: 2,600)
162 km (101 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
163 km (101 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
165 km (103 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Wed, 6 Sep 02:06 UTC||M 2.6 / 2 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Wed, 6 Sep 02:06 UTC||M 2.7 / 8 km||GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (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.