Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - EDREMIT KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA) on Sunday, 17 September 2017
17 Sep 05:31 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 5 hours.
Depth: 6.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.4267°N / 26.3892°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) SE of Behram (pop: 1,100)
11 km (7 mi) NE of Kleió (pop: 400)
12 km (8 mi) NE of Lepétymnos (pop: 200)
130 km (81 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
134 km (83 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
282 km (175 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
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 17 Sep 00:58 UTC||M 2.2 / 6.9 km||EDREMIT KORFEZI (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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.