Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Wednesday, 18 October 2017
18 Oct 11:07 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.7993°N / 26.0488°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (208 km / 129 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (15 mi) N of Víki (pop: 100)
25 km (16 mi) N of Amádes (pop: 100)
26 km (16 mi) NE of Kampiá (pop: 100)
104 km (65 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
106 km (66 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
223 km (138 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 18 Oct 10:57 UTC||M 2.7 / 5 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Wed, 18 Oct 10:57 UTC||M 2.6 / 2 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.