Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - GULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) on Friday, 8 September 2017
8 Sep 18:42 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 8 minutes.
Depth: 6.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5462°N / 26.0713°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
23 km (14 mi) NW of Behram (pop: 1,100)
26 km (16 mi) NW of Pétra (pop: 1,300)
156 km (97 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
156 km (97 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
160 km (99 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 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 18:33 UTC||M 2.7 / 6.5 km||GULPINAR-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 8 Sep 18:33 UTC||M 2.6 / 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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.