Minor mag. 1.7 earthquake - BALABANLI-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE) on Monday, 23 October 2017
23 Oct 16:32 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.5223°N / 26.2212°E (Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NW of Behram (pop: 1,100)
18 km (11 mi) NE of Míthymna (pop: 1,600)
18 km (11 mi) SW of Ayvacık (pop: 6,900)
145 km (90 mi) NW of Manisa (pop: 244,000)
147 km (91 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
150 km (93 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 107 joules (6.22 kilowatt hours) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 23 Oct 16:20 UTC||M 1.7 / 6 km||BALABANLI-AYVACIK (CANAKKALE)||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 1.7, this quake was too small to be felt by humans, but it was recorded instrumentally.