Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - SAKIZ ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Saturday, 16 September 2017
16 Sep 05:01 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 8 minutes.
Depth: 21.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.0983°N / 25.9042°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (176 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SW of Pyrgíon (pop: 800)
17 km (11 mi) S of Olýmpoi (pop: 400)
18 km (11 mi) S of Mestá (pop: 300)
112 km (69 mi) SW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
113 km (70 mi) SW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
192 km (119 mi) E of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 16 Sep 02:53 UTC||M 2.8 / 21.1 km||SAKIZ ADASI (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 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.