Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Friday, 20 October 2017
20 Oct 19:27 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 1 hour and 36 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.1737°N / 25.7432°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (241 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) W of Eresós (pop: 1000)
17 km (10 mi) NW of Skála Eresoú (pop: 300)
20 km (13 mi) SW of AntissaTerpandros Windfarm (pop: 0)
148 km (92 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
150 km (93 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
221 km (137 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 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|
|Fri, 20 Oct 17:51 UTC||M 2.0 / 7 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 2.0, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.