Minor mag. 1.5 earthquake - SAKIZ ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Monday, 18 September 2017
18 Sep 23:18 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.509°N / 26.0168°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Akyarlar (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NW of Pityoús (pop: 300)
6 km (4 mi) SE of Pispiloúnta (pop: 100)
6 km (4 mi) E of Néa Potamiá (pop: 100)
98 km (61 mi) W of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
99 km (61 mi) W of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
209 km (130 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 107 joules (3.12 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 18 Sep 23:09 UTC||M 1.5 / 5 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 1.5, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.