Minor mag. 2.1 earthquake - NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY on Friday, 29 September 2017
29 Sep 01:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.84°N / 26.45°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) SE of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Trýgonas (pop: 300)
16 km (10 mi) SE of Plagiá (pop: 500)
76 km (47 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
79 km (49 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
257 km (160 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 29 Sep 01:24 UTC||M 2.1 / 7 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|Fri, 29 Sep 01:24 UTC||M 2.5 / 14.3 km||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 2.1, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.