Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - WESTERN TURKEY on Saturday, 9 September 2017
9 Sep 16:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.61°N / 27.19°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (7 mi) E of Menemen (pop: 53,500)
21 km (13 mi) W of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
22 km (14 mi) N of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
27 km (17 mi) N of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
28 km (18 mi) SE of Aliağa (pop: 44,900)
190 km (118 mi) NW of Denizli (pop: 313,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
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|
|Sat, 9 Sep 16:54 UTC||M 2.7 / 16 km||WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Sat, 9 Sep 16:54 UTC||M 2.4 / 10.6 km||AYVACIK-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 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.