Weak mag. 2.5 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 11 km south of Ayvalik, Ayvalık İlçesi, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 13:07 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 7 km depth
21 Oct 13:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.22°N / 26.67°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 39.22°S / 153.33°W↗
Nearest volcano: Kenger (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Ayvalik (pop: 70,000) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NE of Mytilene (Mitilini, Greece) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Gömeç (pop: 4,380) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NW of Dikili (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Altinoluk (Edremit) (pop: 13,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SW of Kemer (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Bergama (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) SW of Edremit (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) NNW of Aliağa (pop: 44,900) --> See nearby quakes!
536 km (333 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.5||7 km||2.5 NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
|2.5||4.9 km||ALTINOVA ACIKLARI-BALIKESIR (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.4||8.7 km||22 Km NE from Mitilini||NOA|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.