Minor mag. 2.2 earthquake - AEGEAN SEA on Tuesday, 24 October 2017
24 Oct 07:17 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 19.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.9377°N / 26.3945°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Kenger (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SW of Agía Varvára (pop: 100)
5 km (3 mi) SE of Plomári (pop: 3,000)
5 km (3 mi) S of Plagiá (pop: 500)
87 km (54 mi) NW of İzmir (pop: 2,500,600)
90 km (56 mi) NW of Karabağlar (pop: 458,000)
256 km (159 mi) NE of Athens (pop: 664,000)
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
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 24 Oct 06:53 UTC||M 2.2 / 19.8 km||AEGEAN SEA||KOERI-RETMC|
|Tue, 24 Oct 06:53 UTC||M 2.5 / 12.1 km||28 Km SW From Mitilini||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 2.2, this quake was probably too small to be felt by humans, but it could be recorded instrumentally.