Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 10 km east of Nisida Agios Vasileios Island, Greece, on Friday, September 15, 2017 at 20:28 (GMT)
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 11 km depth
15 Sep 20:39 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 11.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9443°N / 26.6517°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Greece)
Antipode: 38.944°S / 153.348°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Agrilia Kratigou (pop: 87) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Pappados (pop: 1,530) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Mytilene (Mitilini) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Plomari (pop: 3,000) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Dikili (Turkey) (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NNW of Foca (Turkey) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Aliağa (Turkey) (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) S of Ayvalik (Turkey) (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Bergama (Turkey) (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (172 mi) ENE of Athens (pop: 664,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) SE of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||11 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.