Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Thursday, 14 September 2017
14 Sep 12:45 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 5.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9092°N / 26.2655°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
12 km (7 mi) SW of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
14 km (8 mi) SE of Vaterá (pop: 200)
94 km (58 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
96 km (60 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
245 km (152 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 14 Sep 12:29 UTC||M 2.2 / 5.1 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Thu, 14 Sep 12:29 UTC||M 2.0 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.