Minor mag. 2.3 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Saturday, 21 October 2017
21 Oct 14:13 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.82°N / 25.96°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) N of Víki (pop: 100)
28 km (17 mi) N of Kampiá (pop: 100)
29 km (18 mi) NW of Amádes (pop: 100)
112 km (70 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
114 km (71 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
217 km (135 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 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|
|Sat, 21 Oct 13:58 UTC||M 2.3 / 12 km||AEGEAN SEA||EMSC|
|Sat, 21 Oct 13:58 UTC||M 2.8 / 6 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Sat, 21 Oct 13:58 UTC||M 2.5 / 12.5 km||42 Km NE From Psara||NOA_HL|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.3, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.