Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - ALTINOVA ACIKLARI-BALIKESIR (AEGEAN SEA) on Saturday, 21 October 2017
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 (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (166 km / 103 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) S of Ayvalık (pop: 70,000)
15 km (9 mi) NE of Pámfila (pop: 1,300)
15 km (10 mi) NE of Panagioúda (pop: 900)
94 km (58 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
99 km (61 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
102 km (64 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 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 14:12 UTC||M 2.2 / 4.8 km||ALTINOVA ACIKLARI-BALIKESIR (AEGEAN SEA)||KOERI-RETMC|
|Sat, 21 Oct 14:12 UTC||M 2.0 / 6 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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.