Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - MIDILLI ADASI (AEGEAN SEA) on Wednesday, 18 October 2017
18 Oct 22:45 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 4.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9818°N / 26.2928°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Palaiochórion (pop: 300)
7 km (4 mi) W of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
7 km (5 mi) SE of Stavrós (pop: 100)
97 km (60 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
100 km (62 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
251 km (156 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 18 Oct 22:38 UTC||M 1.8 / 4.6 km||MIDILLI ADASI (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 1.8, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.