Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Monday, 16 October 2017
16 Oct 10:02 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 4.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8573°N / 25.9403°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) S of Tavári (pop: 100)
29 km (18 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
30 km (19 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
115 km (72 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
117 km (73 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
217 km (135 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|
|Mon, 16 Oct 09:36 UTC||M 2.3 / 4.4 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 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.