Minor mag. 1.9 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 12 September 2017
12 Sep 19:44 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 59 minutes.
Depth: 16.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.943°N / 26.6572°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SE of Agriliá Kratígou (pop: 100)
14 km (8 mi) SE of Agía Paraskefí Agías Marínis (pop: 100)
14 km (9 mi) SE of Pyrgoi (pop: 100)
72 km (45 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
76 km (47 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
278 km (173 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 107 joules (12.4 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 17:45 UTC||M 1.9 / 16.5 km||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 1.9, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.