Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA) on Friday, 8 September 2017
8 Sep 03:34 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 5.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5743°N / 25.9983°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (235 km / 146 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
30 km (18 mi) S of Bozcaada (pop: 2,600)
30 km (19 mi) NW of Behram (pop: 1,100)
162 km (101 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
163 km (101 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
166 km (103 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 8 Sep 03:27 UTC||M 2.9 / 5.4 km||GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 8 Sep 03:27 UTC||M 2.9 / 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 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.