Minor mag. 1.4 earthquake - MENEMEN (IZMIR) on Saturday, 9 September 2017
9 Sep 04:39 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 13 minutes.
Depth: 26.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.5685°N / 27.044°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Menemen (pop: 53,500)
19 km (12 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
23 km (14 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
26 km (16 mi) SE of Yenifoça (pop: 3,700)
26 km (16 mi) SE of Aliağa (pop: 44,900)
199 km (124 mi) NW of Denizli (pop: 313,200)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 106 joules (2.21 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 9 Sep 04:26 UTC||M 1.4 / 26.2 km||MENEMEN (IZMIR)||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 1.4, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.