Minor mag. 1.6 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Friday, 6 October 2017
6 Oct 04:22 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 3 hours.
Depth: 6.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9738°N / 25.6558°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (244 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) SW of Skála Eresoú (pop: 300)
32 km (20 mi) SW of Eresós (pop: 1000)
33 km (20 mi) SW of Tavári (pop: 100)
143 km (89 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
145 km (90 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
202 km (125 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 107 joules (4.4 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, 6 Oct 01:03 UTC||M 1.6 / 6.9 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 1.6, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.