Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Friday, 8 September 2017
8 Sep 07:49 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 17.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8308°N / 26.3235°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (184 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SW of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
17 km (10 mi) SW of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
18 km (11 mi) SW of Plagiá (pop: 500)
85 km (53 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
87 km (54 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
246 km (153 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 8 Sep 07:22 UTC||M 2.0 / 17.7 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 8 Sep 07:22 UTC||M 2.0 / 7 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.