Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - BABAKALE-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) on Tuesday, 12 September 2017
12 Sep 09:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 9.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5122°N / 26.0592°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (228 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NW of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
23 km (14 mi) NW of Pétra (pop: 1,300)
24 km (15 mi) W of Behram (pop: 1,100)
154 km (96 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
155 km (96 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
157 km (98 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 12 Sep 08:54 UTC||M 2.4 / 9.8 km||BABAKALE-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Tue, 12 Sep 08:54 UTC||M 2.2 / 10 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Tue, 12 Sep 08:54 UTC||M 2.3 / 13.4 km||63 Km NW From Mitilini||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.