Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Friday, 22 September 2017
22 Sep 04:39 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 12.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9803°N / 26.0555°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (210 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
15 km (10 mi) SE of Tavári (pop: 100)
113 km (70 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
115 km (72 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
232 km (144 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 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|
|Fri, 22 Sep 04:32 UTC||M 2.3 / 12.9 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Fri, 22 Sep 04:32 UTC||M 2.1 / 10 km||44 Km WSW From Mitilini||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.