Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - Aegean Sea, 10.8 km south of Ayvalik, Ayvalık İlçesi, Balıkesir, Turkey, on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 14:12 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 5 km depth
21 Oct 14:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 4.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.2227°N / 26.677°E↗ (Aegean Sea, Turkey)
Antipode: 39.223°S / 153.323°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!
17 km (10 mi) NE of Mytilene (Mitilini, Greece) (pop: 28,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 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) SW of Kemer (pop: 38,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) S of Altinoluk (Edremit) (pop: 13,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Bergama (pop: 57,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 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!
535 km (333 mi) W of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (21 mi) E of Lesvos Island (pop: 86,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.2||4.8 km||ALTINOVA ACIKLARI-BALIKESIR (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.0||6 km||NEAR THE COAST OF WESTERN TURKEY||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.