Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) on Saturday, 14 October 2017
14 Oct 02:55 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 24 minutes.
Depth: 11.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.6138°N / 26.4253°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (205 km / 127 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Ayvacık (pop: 6,900)
16 km (10 mi) NE of Behram (pop: 1,100)
20 km (13 mi) SE of Ezine (pop: 15,700)
141 km (88 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
147 km (91 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
151 km (94 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 14 Oct 00:31 UTC||M 1.7 / 11.2 km||AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||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 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.