Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - EDREMIT KORFEZI (AEGEAN SEA) on Sunday, 17 September 2017
17 Sep 09:50 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 4 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.418°N / 26.378°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SE of Behram (pop: 1,100)
9 km (6 mi) NE of Kleió (pop: 400)
11 km (7 mi) NE of Lepétymnos (pop: 200)
130 km (81 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
133 km (83 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
281 km (175 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|
|Sun, 17 Sep 07:46 UTC||M 1.8 / 5 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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.