Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Wednesday, 6 September 2017
6 Sep 17:23 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9783°N / 26.1372°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
9 km (5 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
12 km (7 mi) SW of Polichnítos (pop: 2,700)
107 km (67 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
110 km (68 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
238 km (148 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 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 17:14 UTC||M 2.1 / 10 km||MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Wed, 6 Sep 17:14 UTC||M 2.0 / 8 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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.