Minor mag. 2.4 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Thursday, 19 October 2017
19 Oct 05:01 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 9.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.8908°N / 26.0443°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (209 km / 130 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SW of Vaterá (pop: 200)
21 km (13 mi) SW of Vrísa (pop: 600)
24 km (15 mi) SW of Polichnítos (pop: 2,700)
109 km (68 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
111 km (69 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
227 km (141 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 19 Oct 04:51 UTC||M 2.4 / 9.4 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Thu, 19 Oct 04:51 UTC||M 2.2 / 15 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 2.4, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.