Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - 29 Km SW From Mitilini on Wednesday, 6 September 2017
6 Sep 12:44 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 19 minutes.
Depth: 7.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9158°N / 26.3402°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (184 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
8 km (5 mi) SW of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
9 km (6 mi) SW of Plagiá (pop: 500)
89 km (55 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
92 km (57 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
251 km (156 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 6 Sep 12:24 UTC||M 1.8 / 7.3 km||29 Km SW From Mitilini||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.