Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 12 September 2017
12 Sep 20:16 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 50 minutes.
Depth: 16.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.829°N / 26.4107°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (177 km / 110 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) S of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
17 km (10 mi) SE of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
17 km (11 mi) S of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
78 km (49 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
81 km (50 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
253 km (157 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 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 17:25 UTC||M 1.8 / 16.1 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.