Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - GULPINAR ACIKLARI-CANAKKALE (AEGEAN SEA) on Friday, 8 September 2017
8 Sep 17:56 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 36 minutes.
Depth: 2.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5762°N / 26.039°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (232 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
27 km (17 mi) NW of Behram (pop: 1,100)
29 km (18 mi) S of Bozcaada (pop: 2,600)
161 km (100 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
161 km (100 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
164 km (102 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 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 17:19 UTC||M 1.6 / 2.9 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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.